NC State's Alec Makarewicz (Alex Manuel)


Fitt: Seasoned veterans lead resilient NC State to super regionals


RALEIGH, N.C. — After NC State had finished celebrating its Raleigh Regional triumph on the field, Elliott Avent took the dais for the postgame press conference, accompanied by sixth-year senior Logan Whitaker and fifth-year seniors Noah Soles and Alec Makarewicz. Those three battle-hardened veterans had played critical roles in securing NC State’s 5-3 win against James Madison in Sunday’s regional final, as Whitaker turned in six innings of two-run ball to earn the victory, Makarewicz hit a key solo homer in the sixth and a big RBI double in the eighth, and Soles added a key insurance run with a[…]