The Norfolk State baseball team dominated Longwood with a strong 8-2 victory, led by Nolan Manzer's complete game and a standout performance by Emmett Jefferson.

By the Numbers
  • Nolan Manzer struck out seven batters in the game.
  • Emmett Jefferson contributed six RBI's and two extra base hits.
Yes, But

Longwood made a comeback in the third inning, reducing the Spartans' lead to just two runs.

State of Play
  • The Spartans improved their record to 10-26, while the Longwood team fell to 17-21.
  • Nolan Manzer excelled in his first start of the season, delivering a complete game and striking out seven batters.
  • The Spartans showed offensive prowess with key hits throughout the game, securing their lead against the Lancers.
What's Next

The Spartans will continue NEC play with a home series against the Merrimack Warriors, starting with the series opener on Friday, Apr. 19, at 3 p.m.

Bottom Line

Norfolk State's baseball team shines with a remarkable 8-2 victory over Longwood, propelled by outstanding performances from Manzer and Jefferson, setting the stage for a promising continuation of their season.