Georgia Tech Baseball - 1997 Schedule & Results

1997 Georgia Tech Baseball Schedule/Results

                   (46-15, 19-4 ACC)
             ACC Regular Season Champions
         Ranked:  10th   Collegiate Baseball
                  11th   USA Today
                  17th   Baseball America
 
      February    March    April    May   

Feb.  8   at Georgia Southern     W 10-0    Thomas: 2 HR, 6 RBI; Wilson gets win
      9   at Georgia Southern     W  8-5    Fischer: 4 hits; Wilson: HR; Save: Elder 
     15   WESTERN KENTUCKY        W  5-0    Wilson: 8 scoreless IP; Prather: 2 hits, 2 RBI
          WESTERN KENTUCKY (7)    W 14-2    Leggett: 4-for-5, HR; Thomas: HR, 5 RBI
     16   WESTERN KENTUCKY        W 22-10   Thomas: five RBI; Prather: 3-for-3, four RBI
     18   at Mercer               W 12-8    McQueen solo homer ignites 4-run ninth
     22   EVANSVILLE              W  9-1    Wilson: 8 IP; also HR, 4 RBI
     23   EVANSVILLE              W 21-10   Hood: 5-for-7, HR, 5 RBI; Fischer: 3-for-3, HR, 5 RBI
     26   JACKSONVILLE STATE      W 15-12   Prather: 2 HR, 4 RBI
     27   Atlanta Braves          L  0-3    Thomas: 3-for-4, 2B

March 1   at Georgia              W  9-0    Wilson goes distance on five-hitter
      2   GEORGIA                 L  1-4    Tech manages just seven singles
      4   STETSON (10)            W  9-5    Leggett grand slam wins it in 10th inning
      5   MERCER                  W  7-6    Wilson's 3-run homer keys seven-run eighth inning
      8   at North Carolina       W 11-8    Wilson goes to 5-0; UNC allows 12 walks, 4 errors
      9   at North Carolina       W 10-7    Elder gets win; Honeycutt three more hits
     10   at North Carolina       W  9-8    McQueen and Hood grand slams lead 9-run first
     11   WESTERN CAROLINA        L  7-13   WCU's 9-run 8th snaps Tech's 5-game win streak
     12   WESTERN CAROLINA        W 14-0    Wrigley: 8 IP, 3 H, 0 R
     14   VIRGINIA TECH           W  7-3    Wilson gets win plus two RBI; Thomas 2-for-4, 3B, rbi
     15   VIRGINIA TECH           W  9-8    Wilson drives in Easterling with two outs in ninth
     16   VIRGINIA TECH           W 20-13   Jackets clout four homers; VT - 7 errors
     21   WAKE FOREST             W 14-3    Wilson: 7-0; Prather: grand slam; Hood: 5 RBI
     22   WAKE FOREST             W 10-7    Hood: 2-for-5, 3 RBI; Prather: 3-for-5, 2 RBI
     23   WAKE FOREST             W  8-7    Honeycutt singles in Wilson in bottom of ninth
     25   CHARLESTON SOUTHERN     W 12-11   Tech overcomes 10-2 deficit; Fischer HR wins it in 11th
     26   CHARLESTON SOUTHERN     W 16-6    Leggett hits grand slam in 9 run 5th
     28   MARYLAND                W  7-0    Wilson: 8 IP, career-high 13 strikeouts
     29   MARYLAND                W 13-11   Easterling: 4-for-5, two doubles, two SB, GWRBI
     30   MARYLAND                W 11-1    Fischer: HR, four RBI; Thomas: 3-run HR

April 1   at Georgia State        W  5-4    Leggett: 3-run HR
      4   at Miami                L  1-10   Wilson knocked out in 5th
      5   at Miami                L  4-9    Donaghey: 1st collegiate HR
      6   at Miami                L  0-12   Tech blanked for first time since 1994
      8   WINTHROP                W  7-5    Thomas: Grand Slam; Fischer: 3-run HR
      9   WINTHROP                W 15-2    Donaghey: 4-for-4, HR; Yankosky: 5 IP, 0 R
     11   at Virginia             W  8-2    Wilson: 8 IP, fans 10; Donaghey and Prather homer
     13   at Virginia (7)         W  4-2    Prather: 2-for-3, 2B, HR
     13   at Virginia (7)         L  8-10   Fischer grand slam; Prather gives up game winning homer
     15   GEORGIA                 W  6-3    Honeycutt: 3-for-4, 3 RBI; Elder 10 K; Wilson: Save
     18   FLORIDA STATE (12)      L  9-10   Leggett: 5-for-6; Thieme: 4.2 IP, 0 R, 8 SO 
     19   FLORIDA STATE           L  6-11   Hood & Fischer both go 3-for-5 with HR
     20   FLORIDA STATE (10)      W 12-11   Honeycutt: Grand slam plus game-winning RBI in 10th
     23   GEORGIA STATE           W 16-5    Crowder: 3 IP, 0 R in 1997 debut; Fischer & McQueen: HR, 4 RBI
     25   at Clemson              L  4-7    Leggett: 3-for-5, HR, three RBI
     26   at Clemson              W 19-4    Fischer homers twice including grand slam, six RBI
     27   at Clemson              Rained Out
     29   at Georgia              L  4-5    Yankosky suffers first collegiate loss; Papetti: two hits

May   1   at Duke                 W 13-7    Wilson: 6 IP, 0 R; Fischer, Thomas, Wilson homer
      2   at Duke                 W 11-4    Honeycutt: 4-for-5, two RBI
      3   at Duke                 W  8-3    Fischer: 2 HR; Thieme wins; Wrigley saves
      6   GEORGIA SOUTHERN        W 10-0    Honeycutt: 5-for-5 with bases loaded triple
      7   GEORGIA SOUTHERN        L  5-16   Leggett: three hits, two RBI 
      9   NORTH CAROLINA STATE    W 14-13   Jackets score six in ninth to win it
     10   NORTH CAROLINA STATE    W 19-5    Fischer: 4-for-5; Easterling: five RBI
     11   NORTH CAROLINA STATE    W  7-6    Prather: HR, three RBI; Crowder save

          ACC Tournament at St. Petersburg, Fla.
     14   North Carolina          W  7-6    Jackets score three in ninth to win on Prather 2-RBI double
     15   Clemson                 L  4-7    Wilson: two RBI singles
     16   Duke                    L  3-5    Wilson drives in two with ninth inning double

   22-25  NCAA Mideast Regional at Mississippi State
     22   Tennessee Tech          W  5-0    Wilson: one-hitter; Thomas: HR, three RBI 
     23   Southwestern Louisiana  W  8-0    Wrigley two-hitter; Thomas, McQueen homer
     24   Washington              L  4-8    Elder goes to 0-4 lifetime in regionals
     25   Mississippi State       L  2-10   Thomas hits 56th career homer     
     
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