Freshman Bo Thompson belted a three-run home run to highlight The Citadel's seven-run first inning, and the Bulldogs held on for a 12-8 victory over Delaware in college baseball today at Riley Park.

Drew DeKerlegand went 3 for 3 for The Citadel (2-4), and pitcher James Reeves improved to 2-0 by scattering seven hits over five innings. Delaware (2-4) will face The Citadel again at 1 p.m. Sunday.