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WVU Rallies Past Terps, Advances to Regional Final

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The No. 2-seeded West Virginia University baseball team used a four-run eighth inning to come-from-behind and knock off third-seeded Maryland, 8-5, in an elimination game on Sunday. The Mountaineers will face top-seeded and No. 13-ranked Wake Forest in the Winston-Salem Regional final at 5 p.m. on Sunday.

West Virginia completed the comeback with four runs on four hits in the eighth inning to take an 8-4 lead, before adding an insurance run in the ninth on a fielder’s choice groundout by Braden Zarbnisky that scored Jackson Cramer, who led off the inning with a double. Jackson Sigman (6-4) collected his sixth victory of the season with just one run allowed on four hits in 4.2 innings pitched. 

A complete recap will be posted momentarily on WVUsports.com.

Tonight, West Virginia will face top-seeded and No. 13 Wake Forest at 5 p.m. ET, in the reginal final. If necessary, a final game will be played on Monday, June 4, at 7 p.m., to crown a regional champion.

Every game at David F. Couch Ballpark will be broadcast on ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app. Doug Sherman and John Gregory will have the call. Fans can listen to all of WVU’s games on the Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG on various affiliates throughout the state, online at WVUsports.com, on the Mountaineer Gameday App and the TuneInRadio App. Dan Zangrilli will broadcast the action.

Links to video streams, radio broadcasts and live stats can be found on the baseball schedule page on WVUsports.com. Additional behind-the-scenes updates, news and notes from Winston-Salem can be found on social media by following and connecting with the team at @WVUBaseball on TwitterFacebook and Instagram.

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