John Sansone drives in a career-high four runs and ties a career-high with three hits in the win.
The senior right hander works 8.0 strong innings to lower his season ERA to 0.57.
The Seminoles muster just six hits in suffering their second shutout of the season.
Giovanny Alfonzo gives the Seminoles their first lead of the evening with an RBI double in the ninth.
The Seminoles lose their first game of the season on Friday.
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA: Appeared in 25 games with six starts as a freshman in 2011...scored seven runs and drove in eight...finished the year with two stolen bases...appeared in 13 conference games with three starts as a designated hitter...batted .294 with four doubles and a .385 OBP against league foes.
SEMINOLE STATE COLLEGE OF FLORIDA: Played centerfield at Seminole State College of Florida in 2012...finished the year batting .389 with 31 runs scored.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity letter-winner at Don Bosco Prep in New Jersey for football and baseball...earned Louisville Slugger All-America honors as a senior...earned honors of Northeast All-Region first team, All-State, All-North Jersey, All-County, and All-League in 2009...named the Bergen Record Athlete of the Year in 2009...led the team to the nation's No. 1 ranking and a state title in 2008...also a starred at quarterback, leading Don Bosco to two state titles and a top-10 national ranking...All-State selection and Bergen Record Player of the Year as a senior in football...made his ESPN debut in 2008 when he led Don Bosco to a win over California power De La Salle...Honor Roll student with a 3.5 grade point average...played club ball with the South Florida Bandits.
PERSONAL: Son of Karl and Cathi Knief...three siblings, Kris, Lexi and Ashley...sister Lexi plays softball at Penn State...majoring in Law in Society...born on August 8, 1990.