GREENWOOD – Lander's Dylan Wolchick tossed a two-hit shutout Friday night to lead the No. 2-ranked Lander baseball team to a 1-0 Peach Belt Conference victory over Georgia Southwestern in the first game of a three-game series at Dolny Stadium.
The two teams will finish the series with a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Lander improves to 26-5 overall and 16-3 in the PBC, while GSW slips to 11-21, 2-13.
Wolchick, who improved to 6-1 on the season, struck out nine and walked one against 29 batters faced.
GSW's Frank Ambrosino (0-6) took the loss after striking out seven, walking one and allowing one run (not earned) on eight hits in 7.1 innings.