The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers secured a 6-3 victory over the Marshall Thundering Herd, extending their winning streak to eight games against Marshall. The win improves Coastal's overall record to 31-21 and positions them at an even 14-14 in Sun Belt play, while Marshall's record falls to 18-35 overall and 9-19 in the conference.

By the Numbers
  • Sam Antonacci: 2-for-4, HBP, HR, 2R, RBI
  • Zack Beach: 1-for-4, HR, 2R, 2RBI
  • Bryce Shaffer: 5.0 innings, 1 run on 4 hits, 3 strikeouts
  • Drew Harlow: 8.1 innings, 6 runs on 6 hits, 10 strikeouts
State of Play
  • CCU leads the head-to-head series, having won the last eight encounters against Marshall.
  • Bryce Shaffer was pivotal in securing the victory by pitching five strong innings in relief.
  • Friday's game is rescheduled to 3 p.m. ET due to anticipated bad weather.
What's Next

Coastal Carolina will face Marshall again in game two on Friday, May 17, at Jack Cook Field. The game will be available on ESPN+ and WRNN 99.5 Hot Talk.

Bottom Line

The Chanticleers' balanced performance both at the plate and on the mound secured their win, reinforcing their momentum as they prepare for subsequent matches in the series.