The start of Wake Forest’s baseball series at Boston College was a success, with a 13-1 victory at the Eddie Pellagrini Diamond on Friday ending in the eighth inning due to the ACC’s 10-run rule. The Deacons, now on a six-game winning streak, received another stellar performance from pitcher Chase Burns, while first baseman Nick Kurtz continued his impressive form by homering in seven consecutive games.

By the Numbers
  • Wake Forest's current record is 22-10, with a 8-8 standing in ACC play.
  • Chase Burns had 8 strikeouts in 6 1/3 innings in the game against Boston College.
Yes, But

Despite Burns' solid performance, his eight strikeouts were a season low, ending a streak of six starts with double-digit strikeouts.

State of Play
  • Wake Forest is on a six-game winning streak.
  • Star first baseman Nick Kurtz has homered in seven consecutive games.
  • Wake Forest has reached a .500 record in ACC play, standing at 8-8.
What's Next

Wake Forest will look to extend its winning streak and continue the strong performances from key players like Chase Burns and Nick Kurtz in the upcoming games.

Bottom Line

Wake Forest's strong start in the series against Boston College, fueled by impressive pitching and hitting performances, has put them on a six-game winning streak and back to a .500 record in ACC play, setting a positive momentum for the upcoming games.