ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech fell to Wake Forest 9-2 Friday.
Matt Gonzalez and Thomas Smith each had an RBI for the Yellow Jackets. Jonathan Roberts (0-1) absorbed the loss. He pitched 2-3 of an inning and gave up five runs on three hits with two walks.
Georgia Tech (7-6, 0-1) will host Wake Forest Saturday at 4 p.m. for the second part of a three-game series.