Georgia defeats Arkansas, 8-7, in extra innings

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Georgia defeated Arkansas, 8-7, in extra innings to open its final season series with a victory.

Georgia defeated Arkansas, 8-7, in a 10-inning victory on Friday.

The Bulldogs won on a walk-off single by Aaron Schunk, which scored Cam Shepherd from third.

Georgia improved its record to 36-17 heading into its final game of the regular season.

Four who mattered 

LJ Talley: The junior had two hits, including a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the 10th.

Keegan McGovern: The senior had two hits and scored 2 runs.

Michael Curry: The junior hit a 2-run home run in the bottom of the 5th inning.

Aaron Schunk: The sophomore picked up his second win of the season after allowing 0 runs during 2.1 innings of relief.

Worth mentioning

Early bats: Georgia jumped out to a 4-2 lead in the bottom of the first inning.

Bullpen bailout: After falling behind 6-5 in the third, the Bulldogs allowed just 1 run during the final seven innings.

What’s next?

Georgia will conclude its series against Arkansas on Saturday at 12 p.m.

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