The No. 19/19 Tigers fell short to No. 3/3 Duke, 13-9, after a late rally of six runs in the final two innings on Friday evening in Clemson, S.C. Clemson's record stands at 28-12 (11-5 ACC), while Duke improves to 35-4 (14-2 ACC), with Clemson finishing with 11 hits in the game.

By the Numbers
  • Maddie Moore and Alia Logoleo each tallied three hits for Clemson.
  • Logoleo led the offense with four RBIs, having a total of 165 career RBIs after the game.
Yes, But

Clemson's late rally fell short, resulting in a loss despite the strong offensive performance.

State of Play
  • Duke took the lead early in the game and maintained it throughout, securing the victory.
  • The Tigers' pitching changes and offensive efforts weren't enough to overcome Duke's lead.
  • Clemson will look to bounce back in the upcoming games of the series following this loss.
What's Next

Clemson and Duke will continue the series with the next game scheduled for 1 p.m. tomorrow, including special honors on Senior Day.

Bottom Line

Clemson's efforts weren't adequate to overcome Duke's lead, resulting in a challenging loss, but the team will aim to regroup and perform better in the upcoming games of the series.