WCAV-WVAW-WAHU | Charlottesville, Virginia | Sports

Seminoles Complete Sweep of Cavs

March 19, 2012

No. 4 Florida State rallied for a 7-5 win in the eighth inning Monday night to complete the three-game sweep over Virginia (11-8-1, 2-4 ACC).

Virginia was led offensively by Reed Gragnani who tied a career high with four hits. Mitchell Shifflett added a pair of hits.

UVa reliever Kyle Crockett (0-2) took the loss Monday after the sophomore allowed a pair of runs in 1.1 innings. Starter Whit Mayberry pitched 3.1 innings, allowing three earned runs, four hits and two walks while striking out three.

UVa trailed by one entering the third inning when they batted around and scored four times to take a 5-2 lead. Florida State plated one run in the fourth before a series of two hits, two walks and three runs completed the comeback in the eighth inning.

The Cavaliers return home Wednesday to host VMI at 5 p.m.


The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we only ask that you use your best judgment. E-mail is required, but will not be displayed with comment.

  • Comments cannot be profane or vulgar. We will not post comments that use profanity or cross the lines of good taste.
  • We will not post comments that use hate speech. Slurs, stereotypes and violent talk aren’t welcome on our website.
  • Comments should not attack other readers or people featured in our stories personally. Any accusations should be backed up with facts.
  • Any comment we post will be posted in its entirety. We do not edit any comment that we post.
     
  • Comments should contribute to the discussion. We will not post comments that don't advance the discussion. Flaming and/or trolling will not be tolerated.
     
  • Comments should not attack other posters. Let's keep the focus on the content of the story.

    As a host Newsplex.com welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However this is a site that we host. We have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.

    If you have any ideas to improve the conversation or this section let us know. Send an e-mail to webmaster@newsplex.com.

 

powered by Disqus
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 143430406