Due to inclement weather in the Farmville, Va., area, Wednesday's doubleheader between the Duke Blue Devils (26-23) and the Longwood Lancers (30-14) has been postponed. The twinbill will now be played Saturday, May 5, starting at 1:30 p.m. ET at Lancer Field.
A standout day from Reilly Metzger, highlighted by a fourth-inning single that drove in the game's winning run, led the Duke Blue Devils (26-23, 10-11 ACC) to a 5-0 victory, giving them the series win at Virginia Tech (20-27, 6-14 ACC) Sunday afternoon.
After being held in check for most of the day, the Duke Blue Devils (25-23, 9-11 ACC) broke through with a three-run sixth inning to propel them to a 5-1 victory and even the series against the Virginia Tech Hokies (20-26, 6-13 ACC) Saturday afternoon in Blacksburg.
In what was a pitcher's duel for most of the night, a three-run fifth inning was the difference as the Duke Blue Devils (24-23, 8-11 ACC) fell to the Virginia Tech Hokies (20-25, 6-12 ACC) in a 3-1 contest to open the series on Friday at the Tech Softball Park.
Team one has hit the homestretch of the regular season in year one, as the Duke Blue Devils (24-22, 8-10 ACC) head to Blacksburg, Va., to take on the Virginia Tech Hokies (19-25, 5-12 ACC) in their final ACC road series of 2018.
Trailing by three heading into the final two innings, the Duke Blue Devils (24-22) reeled off a six-run sixth inning and added one more in the seventh to complete its sixth comeback victory of the season, defeating the NC State Wolfpack (22-22) 7-4 Wednesday in Raleigh.
The season-long nine-game road trip carries on for the Duke Blue Devils (23-22) Wednesday, as they return to the Triangle to face the NC State Wolfpack (22-21) in Raleigh, N.C.
Head coach Marissa Young made another addition to the Duke Blue Devils' 13th-ranked 2018 signing class on Monday, as she announced the signing of California outfielder Kyla Morris.
A balanced offensive attack combined with a solid showing from Katherine Huey and Peyton St. George paced the Duke Blue Devils (23-22, 8-10 ACC) to its first ACC road series win in program history Saturday afternoon against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (28-15, 11-6 ACC) in South Bend.
Whether it was at the plate or in the field, Raine Wilson was unstoppable Friday afternoon as she led the Duke Blue Devils (22-21, 7-9 ACC) to a dominating 5-1 victory to open the series against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (27-14, 10-5 ACC) in South Bend.
A nine-game road trip for the Duke Blue Devils (21-21, 6-9 ACC) begins this weekend in South Bend, Ind., as they take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (27-13, 10-4 ACC) in the sixth ACC series of their inaugural season.
Due to expected inclement weather in the South Bend, Ind., area this weekend, the series schedule between the Duke Blue Devils (21-21, 6-9 ACC) and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (27-13, 10-4 ACC) has been shifted to begin Friday with the original Saturday doubleheader being moved to an earlier start.