Tre Phelps celebrates a three-run homer. (Shotgun Spratling)


Athens: Georgia bats wake up, keeping Bulldogs alive


ATHENS, Ga. — Two options. Nothing more. Nothing less.

A binary proposition for Georgia: Win or be done. Get off the mat after being pummeled by NC State Saturday in Game 1 of the Athens Super Regional or say your goodbyes to the seniors and pack your bags for summer ball.

The Bulldogs chose the former, bashing balls early, late and everywhere in between. Their elite offense that had been held to one run on four hits despite hitting 14 balls with an exit velocity of 97 mph or better, chose violence. Georgia pounded out 15 hits, including four[…]