Raleigh, N.C. - The Youngstown State baseball team concluded its eight-game road trip with a 16-1 loss at NC State on Sunday.
The Wolfpack scored five runs in the first inning and led 14-0 after five innings.
Penguins starter Nic Manuppelli struggled with his command, walking the first four batters of the game and issuing six walks total in 4.2 innings. The Wolfpack also had three hits in the first and ended up scoring five runs in the inning, and they added a run on a groundout in the third. They scored three runs in the fourth, two of which were unearned, and they scored five times in the fifth after Manuppelli retired the first two batters of the inning.
The Penguins will start a three-game series at Cincinnati on Friday at 4 p.m.