Sandercock shuts down UNC

Florida State secured its 17th shutout win of the season as the Noles improved to 12-4 in the ACC after defeating North Carolina 2-0 in Chapel Hill.

In what was a pitchers’ duel through the first five innings, the Seminoles (38-4) broke a 0-0 tie in the top of the sixth inning. Devyn Flaherty singled through the left side with two outs and just a few pitches later Kalei Harding broke the tie with her eighth home run of the season. Harding has now hit four home runs this month.

Kathryn Sandercock (21-1) pitched her seventh complete game and sixth complete-game shutout of the season. Sandercock allowed just five hits while striking out four batters.

UNC dropped to 21-21.

Box score

The FSU – UNC box score can be viewed here.

Up next

Game two of the series against North Carolina is Saturday at 2 p.m. (live stream on ACC Network Extra).