Asher Wojciechowski hurled his third career complete game and Bryan Altman homered twice to lead The Citadel past Furman, 4-2, at Riley Park.
Wojciechowski (8-0) allowed six hits, two runs, one earned run, three walks and struck out 12 Paladins in the game. The right-hander threw 126 pitches, 75 for strikes.
Altman went 2-for-4 with a pair of homers, two runs scored and three RBIs for the Bulldogs (24-13, 12-1). It was the first time Altman has homered twice in a game in his career
E--Wojciechowk. LOB--Furman 7, Citadel 6. 2B--Owens. 3B--Owens. HR--Altman 2, Jordan. SH--Thompkins, Ladd. SB--Miller, Felder, Mackert.
WP--Parry. HBP--by Parry (Simonelli). Time--2:16. Att: 428.
MOUNT PLEASANT --Charleston freshmanstarter Christian Powell struck out a career-high eight batters and allowed only two runs in 6 1/3 innings as the College of Charleston opened a weekend series with an 8-2 win over Wofford at Patriots Point.
The Cougars improve to 25-11 on the season, 10-6 in the Southern Conference.
Wofford (11-22, 4-9 SoCon) opened up a 1-0 lead in the first inning on back-to-back doubles by Alex Lee and Mac Doyle. The Cougars, however, were unfazed by the early run, scoring seven runs of their own over the next two innings.
Matt Leeds led the Cougars (25-11, 10-6) with a pair of doubles and three RBIs.
E--Moore, Dolinak, Bergman. DP--CofC 1. LOB--Wofford 9, CofC 7. 2B--Lee, Doyle, Behrendt 2, Rakar, Leeds 2, Holler. SF--Lee. SB--Foster, Bennett, Moore, Bergman 2, Knox. CS--Knox.
HBP--by Dolinak (Knox). PB--Roney.
Time--2:34. Att: 757.
CLINTON -- Presbyterian pounded out a season-high 21 hits against five different Charleston Southern pitchers in a 14-7 victory over the Buccaneers.
The Bucs (15-22, 4-8 Big South) trailed by just four runs heading into the bottom of the seventh inning, but PC put the game away with five runs in the inning. Tony Micklon homered and drove in three runs to pace the Blue Hose, who scored in six of the eight innings in which they came to bat.
E--Chinners, Christmas, Cadenhead 2, Loftin. DP--PC 1. LOB--CSU 9, PC 12. 2B--Meier, Still, Woodall, Bryant. HR--Chinners, Micklon. SH--Hite, Tatum. SF--Quattlebaum, Horton. SB--Burkett, McKinney, Grammer, Hite, Preston, Tatum 2. CS--Meier, McKinney.
WP--Brase. HBP--by Markham (Morris); by Flight (Morris); by Ward (Micklon). PB--Woodall.
E--Plagman. DP--Clemson 1, GT 1. LOB--Clemson 5, GT 5. 2B--Miller, Dietrich, Esch. 3B--Thomas. HR--Freeman, Schaus, Leonida, Skole, Burnette. SF--Thomas.
Att: 2,448. Time--2:44.