The George Mason Patriots dropped the series opener in extra innings to the Dayton Flyers, losing 6-5 after 11 innings of play at Woerner Field in Ohio.

By the Numbers
  • George Mason's record: 15-16 overall, 3-4 in A-10
  • Dayton's record: 21-12 overall, 5-2 in A-10
State of Play
  • George Mason took an early 4-0 lead but Dayton rallied to tie the game 4-4 in the fifth inning.
  • The game remained tied until the 10th inning when both teams scored, eventually leading to Dayton's walk-off win in the 11th inning.
  • Senior right fielder Derek Wood went 3-for-3 for the Flyers.
  • The Patriots and Flyers are set to play the next game of the series on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.
What's Next

The George Mason Patriots and Dayton Flyers will continue their series with the next game scheduled for Saturday afternoon at Woerner Field in Dayton, Ohio.

Bottom Line

The George Mason Patriots faced a tough loss in extra innings to the Dayton Flyers, showcasing a competitive game that sets the stage for an exciting series continuation.