CHARLOTTE – The University of the Science (3-8)s baseball team opened the scoring in the first, but the Devils ultimately could not tame Winston-Salem State's bats in a 17-8 loss to the regionally-ranked Rams on Monday afternoon.
That was part of quite a day for Fabio, as the junior transfer finished a perfect 3-for-3 with five RBIs, two runs and a walk, while also hitting a grand slam in the fifth.
That made the score 11-6, giving the Devils hope, but Winston-Salem State (11-6) came right back with five runs in the bottom half of the frame.
Freshman Jordan Stennett scored three runs on afternoon, walking twice in addition to recording a hit.
Christian DeLuca walked three times and scored twice.
Scholey reached base twice with a walk and a hit, while Jacob Whittington drew two base on balls.
Blumetti went the first 2.1 frames, yielding three hits and a walk with two strikeouts.
Gallo then worked a 1-2-3 eighth.
University of the Sciences closes out its spring break trip on Wednesday at St. Augustine's. First pitch has yet to be determined.