The Bulldogs rallied in the ninth to score a run and load the bases before falling at Wofford on Friday night in Spartanburg, S.C.
Wofford tonight defeated Yale, 3-2, in the opener of a four-game series. Yale dropped to 3-8 on the season.
Down 3-1 entering the ninth, the Bulldogs rallied. Slenker led off with a walk and Alec Hoeschel was hit by a pitch on the final pitch thrown by Adam Scott, who started for Wofford.
Alex Boos was hit by a pitch to load the bases, before Jordan Accetta retired the next to batters to earn his fourth save of the season.
Eric Brodkowitz (0-1) started for Yale and went seven innings. He allowed two runs, five hits and struck out eight.
The teams will play a doubleheader in Spartanburg, S.C., tomorrow beginning at 2 p.m.
Report filed by Ernie Bertothy, Yale Sports Publicity