BATON ROUGE - A pair of three-run homers by junior Mike Mahtook (Dans 2009)and sophomore Mason Katz (Dans 2010) fueled the No. 15 LSU baseball team past Wake Forest, 9-1, to complete the series sweep on Sunday in Alex Box Stadium.
With the win, the Tigers (3-0) have now swept all three home-opening series at the new Alex Box Stadium. LSU swept Villanova to open the season in 2009, and won three-straight against Centenary to start the season in 2010. Mahtook notched home runs in each of the 3 games.