Vimael Machin hit a grand slam in the sixth inning to stake VCU to an 8-2 lead, and the Rams remained undefeated with a victory over The Citadel in day two of the Charleston Crab House Shootout.

The Bulldogs play UNC Asheville in a doubleheader today beginning at approximately 2:30 p.m.

The game was not one for the highlight reel as The Citadel (5-5) committed seven errors leading to five unearned runs for the Rams (7-0), walked seven batters and hit three others while stranding 14 runners.

VCU AB R H BI CITADEL AB R H BI

Cullen cf 4 3 2 1 Davis 2b 5 2 2 0

Bunn lf 3 3 2 0 Dekrlegnd lf 4 1 1 0

Cujas 3b 5 0 0 1 Jackson c 4 0 0 1

Ayers dh 4 2 0 1 Thmpsn 1b 3 0 0 0 Machin ss 4 3 2 5 Hardwick 1b 1 0 1 0

Prentiss rf 4 0 2 1 Griffin rf 2 1 0 1

Marino 1b 4 0 0 0 Stokes ss 5 0 1 1 Octavi c 4 0 0 0 Smith dh 3 1 1 2

Weymth 2b 1 0 0 0 Rush 3b 3 0 1 0

Crimi 2b 3 0 0 1 Orth 3b 1 0 0 0 Acker 1 0 0 0 Armstrng cf 5 1 2 0

Totals 37 11 8 10 Totals 36 6 9 5

VCU 202 004 012—11

The Citadel 001 104 000— 6

E—Citadel 7. LOB—VCU 12, Citadel 14. SF—Cujas. SB—Bunn, Prentiss, Weymouth, Davis, Smith.

IP H R ER BB SO

VCU

Buckley (W,1-0) 5 3 2 2 5 4

Kanuik 2/3 4 4 4 2 1

Lees (S,4) 31/3 2 0 0 0 5

The Citadel

Reeves (L,1-1) 22/3 4 4 2 1 1

Connell 21/3 1 2 2 3 2

Sherrill 1 2 2 2 1 2

Tompkins 1/3 0 0 0 2 1

Rivera 21/3 1 3 0 0 3

Walsh 1/3 0 0 0 0 0

HBP—Buckley, Kanuik, Reeves. Att—240 Time—3:37.