Posted June 02, 2013 on AP on Fox
Sean Keselica had two hits and an RBI, and Virginia Tech held on in the ninth inning to edge Connecticut 3-1 in an elimination game in the Blacksburg regional Sunday. The Hokies (40-21) advanced to the regional championship game Sunday night against Oklahoma. Virginia Tech got a game-ending double play to seal it after Connecticut (35-28) had two runners on and just one out. The Hokies scored in the second when Tyler Horan drew a leadoff walk and scored on Chad Morgan's fielder's choice groundout. The Hokies made it 2-0 in the fourth on Andrew Rash's RBI double. UConn got an unearned run in the fifth to cut the lead to 2-1, but Keselica's RBI fielder's choice in the ninth gave the Hokies a 3-1 lead. Brad Markey (5-4) gave up one run and five hits in 5 1-3 innings for the win, while Anthony Marzi (5-7) took the loss.
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