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Games this week

Come out and join us at the ballpark this week as the Outer Banks Daredevils take on the Tidewater Drillers, Virginia Warriors and the Mid Atlantic Pirates.

Tuesday Night – June 18, 2013 vs the Tidewater Drillers
Canned Food Drive / sponsored by Joe Lamb, Jr. & Associates – we originally scheduled this special night for June 13th, however the game was rained out. Everyone who brings a non perishable food item or items will get in the park for free. Donations are for our local food banks.

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Thursday Night – June 20, 2013 vs the Virginia Warriors
Heroes Appreciation Night “Ocean Rescue & Lifeguard Services” / sponsored by 1587 Restaurant – all members of our Ocean Rescue team and local lifeguards, along with their families will get in free this night as we honor them for their service to our community.

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Friday Night – June 21, 2013 vs the Mid Atlantic Pirates
Interfaith Community Outreach Appreciation Night sponsored by Max Radio of the Carolina’s. Join us and all the staff and volunteers of the Interfaith Community Outreach and our friends from Max Radio of the Carolina’s for a great night of America’s Favorite Pastime.

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Outer Banks Daredevils drops 5-3 game to Lynnhaven Stars despite efforts of Dylan Harvey.

June 14, 2013 – First Flight Baseball Complex, Kill Devil Hills, NC.

Dylan Harvey did all he could to give Outer Banks Daredevils a boost, but it wasn’t enough to get past Lynnhaven Stars, as Outer Banks Daredevils lost 5-3 on Friday.

Harvey was solid at the plate for Outer Banks Daredevils. Harvey went 1-3, drove in one and scored one run. He singled in the first inning.

Josh Howard shut down Lynnhaven Stars while he was on the hill. Howard gave up just three hits, allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out three during his 4 2/3 innings of work.

The lead stayed with Lynnhaven Stars after the second, when it scored one run on an RBI single by Robbie Hiser.

Lynnhaven Stars brought home two runs in the third inning, and matched that run total in the fourth. In the third, Lynnhaven Stars scored on a two-run single by Ryan Blake, plating Shane Johnsonbaugh and Josh Moore.

Lynnhaven Stars tacked on another two runs in the fourth. The inning looked promising, as Travis Johnson tripled, plating Hiser to kick things off. That was followed up by Johnsonbaugh’s single, scoring Johnson.

One run in the bottom of the fourth helped Outer Banks Daredevils close its deficit to 5-1. A groundout by Will Connerly sparked Outer Banks Daredevils rally. Lynnhaven Stars stopped the rally after Ryan Van Assche got Tripp Whatley to strike out.

One run in the bottom of the fifth helped Outer Banks Daredevils close its deficit to 5-2. A hit by pitch set off Outer Banks Daredevils rally. Van Assche ended the inning by getting Conner Hall to strike out.

One run in the bottom of the eighth helped Outer Banks Daredevils close its deficit to 5-3. A groundout by Zach Hynes gave Outer Banks Daredevils life. But, Nick Ott got Kevin Stein to fly out to end the inning.

 

Teams 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Stars 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 2
Daredevils 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 4 1

Thursday Night is “Canned Food” night as the Daredevils take on the Knights

The Outer Banks Daredevils, along with our great friends at Joe Lamb, Jr & Associates, will be hosting a canned food drive at Thursday nights game vs the Greenbrier Knights. Bring a non perishable food item or items and get into the park for free. All donated items will be given to our local food pantries. Please come out and join us at the ballpark for a great game and a great cause.

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Outer Banks Daredevils outlast the Mid Atlantic Pirates in high-scoring affair, 15-11

June 11, 2013 – First Flight Baseball Complex, Kill Devil Hills, NC

Fans were treated to a high-scoring affair Tuesday as Outer Banks Daredevils outscored the Mid Atlantic Pirates 15-11.

There were 20 hits, including six extra base hits in the game.

Conner Hall racked up four RBIs on two hits for Outer Banks Daredevils. He singled in the first and third innings.

Cale Henke had an impressive outing against the Mid Atlantic Pirates’ lineup. Henke held the Mid Atlantic Pirates hitless over five innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out seven.

 

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Pirates 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 6 11 7 2
Daredevils 4 1 4 2 0 0 4 0 15 13 1

Outer Banks Daredevils uses big seventh inning to beat Virginia Warriors, 9-3

June 9, 2013

Outer Banks Daredevils blew out Virginia Warriors 9-3 on Sunday after pouring on seven runs in the seventh inning.

The teams traded runs for most of the contest, leading to five lead changes in the game.

Outer Banks Daredevils took the lead in the seventh inning and held on for the victory. An error scored Will Connerly and gave Outer Banks Daredevils the lead for good.

Ryan Jones got the win in relief for Outer Banks Daredevils. Jones pitched five innings and allowed one run.

Outer Banks Daredevils was sparked by Brent West and Xavier Barrierre, who teamed up for five hits and three RBIs.

The bottom of the first saw Outer Banks Daredevils take an early lead, 2-0. Outer Banks Daredevils added more runs when Harvey scored on an RBI single by West.

The seventh spelled defeat for Virginia Warriors, as Outer Banks Daredevils grabbed the lead for good. More runners rounded the bases on two passed balls, two singles, and a steal of home by John Croak.

 

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Warriors 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 7 3
Daredevils 2 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 9 6 0

Daredevils to play Sunday, June 9, 2013 vs Warriors

The Outer Banks Daredevils will be playing this Sunday, June 9th vs the Virginia Warriors at the First Flight Baseball Complex in Kill Devils Hills, NC. Sunday nights game will be Faith & Family night, where anyone bringing a church bulletin will receive free admission to the park for them and their family. Please join us Sunday night for a great night of family fun and entertainment. Park opens at 6:00pm and game time is 7:30pm. We hope to see everyone there!

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Thursday, June 6th is Dare County Schools Appreciation Night

Thursday, June 6, 2013 has been designated at Dare County Schools Appreciation Night, as the Outer Banks Daredevils, our friends and fans, and the students and parents of Dare County Schools come out to celebrate the last day of school and to recognize and say a special thank you to all the teachers, administration, staff and volunteers who teamed up to make the 2012/2013 school year another great success for our children. Please join us at the ballpark this Thursday as the Outer Banks Daredevils take on the Tidewater Drillers, park opens at 6:00pm, first pitch at 7:30pm.

Daredevils Win 8 – 3 over Stars on Project Purple Night

An exceptional effort by Cale Henke led Outer Banks Daredevils to an 8-3 win over Lynnhaven Stars on Tuesday.

Henke kept Lynnhaven Stars off the board during his seven innings of work. Henke allowed three hits, one walk and struck out eight.

Will Miller did his best to jumpstart the offense for Outer Banks Daredevils, reaching base three times. He scored two runs and had one RBI. He singled in the second and eighth innings.

The game was never in doubt after the second, as Outer Banks Daredevils scored three runs on an error, a passed ball, and an RBI single by Miller.

Outer Banks Daredevils increased its lead with four runs in the sixth. A hit into a fielder’s choice scored Conner Hall for the inning’s first run. That was followed up by Tommy Kane‘s single, plating Miller.

An one-run eighth inning helped bring Lynnhaven Stars within six. A passed ball fueled Lynnhaven Stars’ comeback. Finally, Josh Brooks induced an inning-ending ground out from Ryan Blake.

 

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Stars 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 5 5
Daredevils 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 1 8 8 2