HARDEEVILLE – USC Beaufort scored eight runs in the fifth and sixth innings to defeat Paine College, 10-5, on Wednesday the first game of a doubleheader.
The second game was postponed because of weather.
Left fielder Kelvin Brito drove in three runs, all coming on a triple in the sixth inning. Hunter Helms added two RBI. Six different Sand Shark players drove in at least one run.
Javell Paisley pitched 2/3 of a scoreless inning to pick up the victory.
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USC Beaufort hosts Keiser University for a three-game series Friday, beginning with a doubleheader at 4 p.m.