June 17, 2009
In a win or go home situation out in Omaha Nebraska, University of Virginia Baseball Head Coach Brian O’ Connor will go with staff ace, Danny Hultzen, in Wednesday night's game versus the Arkansas Razorbacks.
Hultzen started the opening round game versus LSU and pitched three innings, allowing three earned runs, seven hits and one walk, while striking out five.
Hultzen, the ACC Freshman of the Year, has been brilliant all season long for the Cavaliers. He is 9-1 on the season with a 2.33 earned run average. In 89 innings pitched this season, Hulzten has 100 strikeouts.
Arkansas will start redshirt freshman Drew Smyly. Smyly is 3-1 on the season with a 4.72 earned run average.
The two teams will face off Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in Omaha, Nebraska.