MORGANTOWN, WV (video courtesy WVU Athletics) – On Saturday afternoon, West Virginia baseball upset No. 7 Texas Tech with a 6-5 win.
They secured the victory in just about the most dramatic way possible.
With the game tied up at 5 in the bottom of the ninth inning, former Greenbrier East player Mikey Kluska stepped up to the plate with the bases loaded.
Kluska drove a ground ball towards first. Brandon Abernathy was able to reach home plate on a fielder’s choice, giving the Mountaineers their first win over a top 10 team since 2019.
West Virginia immediately redeems a 7-2 loss to Texas Tech on Friday. The two squads’ wrap up their three-game series on Sunday.