The Wells College baseball team lost 18-10 at Elmira College on Tuesday, April 24 at Dunn Field in Elmira, N.Y. The Express is 11-15 on the season.
Elmira scored eight runs in the first two innings and led the rest of the way in a high-scoring affair.
A.J. Nesci had three hits for Wells while Brandon Shirley and Derek Shea each hit safely twice. Both of Shirley's hits were doubles, the only two extra-base hits of the game for Wells. The Express scored 10 runs on 11 hits in the game.
Shirley had an RBI double in the first and a two-run double in the third.
Wells scored four runs in the top of the fourth to pull within two runs at 9-7. In the fourth, a double steal brought home the first run. Justin Forster grounded out to bring in another run and a throwing error on the play allowed a second run to score. The fourth run came on a bases-loaded walk.
Wells returns to North Eastern Athletic Conference action with a doubleheader Wednesday at Keuka College beginning at 1 p.m.