Bring the family out to the ball park tonight for a great night of collegiate, summer league baseball and family fun. The Fightin’ Crabs of Suffolk, VA will be coming to town to take on our Outer Banks Daredevils at 7:05pm at TowneBank OBX Park. Gates will open at 6:00pm, and tickets are available at the front gate.
Due to unplayable field conditions and the weather forecast calling for heavy rains and possible thunderstorms to move through Kill Devil Hills at approximately game time, we have cancelled tonight’s scheduled Tidewater Collegiate Summer League game between the Greenbrier Knights and the Outer Banks Daredevils.
The 2016 TSL All Star Game, scheduled to be played at TowneBank OBX Park on Monday, July 4th, has been cancelled.
The Daredevils will be back in action Tuesday night, as the Greenbrier Knights will be coming to TowneBank OBX Park to take on our Daredevils. Gates will open at 6:00pm, and the first pitch will be at 7:05pm.
We would like to wish all of our fans a safe and happy 4th of July, and to all the men and women who wear and have worn our Country’s uniform, THANK YOU!
The Outer Banks Daredevils and Chesapeake Suns exchanged the lead seven times on Thursday at beautiful TowneBank OBX Park, but the Daredevils ended up on top with a 4-3 win in eight innings over the Suns.
The Daredevils pulled out the win thanks to a strong eighth inning. The Daredevils scored on an RBI single by Jay Golliday (Campbell U) off Troy Sinneger, bringing home Adam Whitacre (Radford U).
Kaleb Foltz (Urbanna U) led the Daredevils’ offensive threat, as he got on base three times in the game. He singled in the second inning and doubled in the fifth inning. Stephen Umphlett (Urbanna U) brought the heat against the Suns during his outing. The Suns managed just one hit off of the Outer Banks Daredevils’ pitcher, who allowed no earned runs, walked two and struck out none during his 3 2/3 innings of work.
Colby Rudis (Frederick CC) got the win for the Daredevils. He allowed one run over 2 1/3 innings. He struck out three, walked two and surrendered one hit. Troy Sinneger was charged with the loss. He lasted just 7 1/3 innings, walked 11, struck out six, and allowed four runs.
The Daredevils jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first. After posting one run in the third, the Suns again scored one in the seventh. In the third, the Suns scored on a wild pitch, plating Andrew McCoy (Benedict Coll).
The Daredevils quickly matched the Suns’ strong inning with a one-run inning of its own in the third. the Daredevils scored on an RBI single by Damario Brown (Urbanna U).
The Daredevils got one-run rallies in the fourth inning and the eighth. In the fourth, the Daredevils scored on a walk by Eamonn Collins (Tusculum Coll), bringing home Adam Whitacre (Radford U), who also made an inning ending double play with a tremendous, over the shoulder catch on the warning track, followed by a strong throw to first to double off the baserunner..
We would like to say a great big Daredevils thank you to our friends at Mako Mike’s Restaurant, who treated the ball team to a fabulous dinner. Great food, great atmosphere, great service, you get it all at Mako Mike’s. We highly recommend that all of our fans make plans to eat at Mako Mike’s while you are here in the Outer Banks. To Mike, Bill and all of the staff at Mako Mike’s, THANK YOU!
Tonight’s game between the Norfolk Bluefish and the Outer Banks Daredevils has been cancelled due to rain and severe weather. The Daredevils will be back in action Thursday night as the Chesapeake Suns will be coming to TowneBank OBX Park to take on our Daredevils.
Chance DuCharme (Francis Marion) allowed just two runs on Monday at TowneBank OBX Park, but the Outer Banks Daredevils couldn’t get the offense going in a 3-1 defeat to Suffolk Fightin’ Crabs. DuCharme handled the Fightin Crabs’ lineup with ease, racking up nine strikeouts. DuCharme allowed no earned runs, four hits and one walk over six innings.
Bailey Garfield (Catawba Valley CC) got the win for Suffolk Fightin Crabs. He allowed one run over 6 1/3 innings. He struck out six, walked seven and surrendered one hit. DuCharme took the loss for Outer Banks Daredevils.
The Crabs jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the top of the second when James Dockery (Methodist U) singled. A stolen base then moved Dockery from first to second. Outer Banks Daredevils scored its only run of the game on a wild pitch in the second inning. The game was never in doubt after the third, as Suffolk Fightin Crabs scored one run on a sacrifice fly by Tommy Haas (U of Ark – Pine Bluff).
Come out to TowneBank OBX Park and enjoy great collegiate summer league baseball as our home team, the Outer Banks Daredevils will be taking the field for home games on Monday nights, Tuesday nights and Thursday nights all summer.
A six-run explosion in the fifth inning carried the Outer Banks Daredevils to a 9-1 win over the Portsmouth Sea Monsters at TowneBank OBX Park on Tuesday. The Outer Banks Daredevils scored in the fifth on a bases loaded walk by Jay Golliday (Campbell Univ.), a two-run double by Ryan Williams (Pitt CC) a bases loaded walk, a fielder’s choice, and an error.
Ryan Williams (Pitt CC) racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Outer Banks Daredevils. Chance DuCharme ( Francis Marion Univ.) started for the Daredevils, going five innings, with seven strikeouts, one earned run on four hits and two walks.
Shawn Grieser (Va Wesleyan College) couldn’t get it done on the hill for Portsmouth Sea Monsters, taking a loss. He allowed six runs in 4 1/3 innings, walked five and struck out three. The Sea Monsters offense was led by Terrance Pinkston (Norfolk State Univ), who went 2 – 4 with a run scored, and Corbin Townsend also had a 2 – 4 night at the plate.
The Daredevils scored one run in the fourth on an RBI single by Brent West (Urbanna Univ), and added two more runs in the bottom of the eighth, after Damario Brown (Urbanna Univ) started the inning with a double.