Outer Banks Daredevils survives Greenbrier Knights 7-5 thanks to Cam Kostyack’s late-game heroics

Monday, July 15, 2013 – First Flight Baseball Complex, Kill Devil Hills, NC.

Cam Kostyack (U of Mary Washington) brought home the go-ahead run to give Outer Banks Daredevils the lead in the eighth inning, as Outer Banks Daredevils hung on to beat Greenbrier Knights 7-5 on Monday.

Kevin Stein (U of Mary Washington) singled to get on base in the eighth. He then went from first to second on a groundout by Zach Hynes (Bridgewater College).

Outer Banks Daredevils’ Eric Schenck-Joblinske (Kirkwood CC) was perfect at the dish, going 3-3. He singled in the first and third innings and tripled in the fifth inning.

Josh Howard (Methodist Univ) put together a nice outing. Greenbrier Knights managed just one hit off of the Outer Banks Daredevils’ pitcher, who allowed no earned runs, walked three and struck out three during his three innings of work.

In the top of the first, Greenbrier Knights grabbed the early lead, 2-0. A single by Mike Kroll (Randolph-Macon College), scoring Tyon Ore (Norfolk State Univ) and Jordan Sargent (West Virginia Univ) started the inning off.

It didn’t take long for Outer Banks Daredevils to answer as it scored two runs of its own in the third. Outer Banks Daredevils scored on an error and an error.

Outer Banks Daredevils scored two runs of its own in the fifth. Outer Banks Daredevils scored on an RBI triple by Eric and a sacrifice fly by Will Miller (COA).

Teams 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Knights 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 9 2
Daredevils 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 2 7 11 2