FROM STAFF REPORTS
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets defeated North Carolina State 1-0 Friday.
Matt Gonzalez provided the only run of the game on an RBI single in the top of the sixth that brought in Brandon Gold.
Josh Heddinger went 7 1-3 innings and gave up no runs on two hits with four strikeouts.
Georgia Tech (26-17, 12-10 ACC) will play the second game of its three-game road series against N.C. State Saturday at 1 p.m.