Beauregard threw the first complete game, six strikes, the third victory of his career
EASTON, Massachusetts (April 11, 2021) – Stonehill College baseball team (8-7, 5-7 NE10) shared the four-game series with Assumption University (4-6, 4-6 NE10) on Sunday afternoon after falling to them twice on Saturday at Lou Gorman Field in Northeast-10 conference play with scores of 5-4 and 7-2.
Game 1: Stonehill 5 – Assumption 4
Assumption wasted no time putting races on the board with Derek Adamson’s two-run double to the left center and scoring two base runners who reached errors, for a 2-0 lead at the top of the first. Greyhounds added the lead at the top of the fourth, 3-0, on Connor Wironen’s RBI single down the left field line with two outs and runners on first and third. Stonehill’s Matt Smith came out of the bases loaded jam with one of his six strikes of the day.
The Skyhawks offense kicked all the way to the bottom of the fifth, starting with a one-out RBI single from Matt Farragher, and scored Lucier to reduce the deficit to two, 3-1. Lucier and Beauregard found holes in the left field at the bottom of the sixth to tie the game, 3-3.
Duarte went 3-for-6, 2 RBI, 2 races, double in the two victories
The assumption would take back the lead at the top of the seventh 4-3, with Matt Schneider’s lone hit of the day bringing home RJ Libby who reached only after being hit by a pitch. Billy duff came in relief for the Skyhawks and went a batter to load the bases, but then withdrew with a strike against the back, leaving three runners.
At the bottom of the seventh saw Stonehill Mike maher and Conor Kiely go to lead the round. John Orzechowski moved the runners with a sacrificial bundle, and after the second time, greyhounds deliberately went Duarte to load the bases. Swanholm connected and drove the ball into the deep left field with the perfect jump to clear the fence for a game-winning ground rule double, 5-4.
Work: Stonehill, Billy duff (2-0)
Loss: Assumption, Patrick Harrington (1-2)
Game 2: Stonehill 2 – Assumption 7
- Edward Beauregard Jr.: 9.0 IP, 5 hits, 2 earned races, 1 walk, 6 strikes
- Rob duarte: 2-for-3, 2 RBI, run, double
- Trey Ciulla-Hall: 2-for-4, 3 RBI, run, homerun
- Noah Lucier: 1-for-4, RBI, run
The premise set up his first run of the match when Jared Beradino doubled to the right center, scoring Wironen after reaching one on the left field, 1-0. Beauregard retired with 19 strokes in a row after doubling to the top of the ninth inning, as the Greyhounds only stranded four runners in the game.
Ciulla-Hall launched his second career homerun, this a three-run blast to the left field in game two
Stonehill matched Assumb’s score at the bottom of the fifth inning on Kiely’s patio, scoring Chris Roberti from third after reaching a double, 1-1. The Skyhawks then broke up the game at the bottom of the sixth inning with six runs on five hits, 7-1, including Ciulla-Hall’s second home run of the season, sending out a three-run blast to the left field.
The Greyhounds seemed to make something happen in the ninth with two outs, as Adamson and Schneider doubled for a new run, 7-2, but Beauregard pulled back on the sidelines with a plane out to hold on for his third win in his career and first career. complete game.
Work: Stonehill, Edward Beauregard Jr. (3-0)
Loss: Assumption, Shea Ryan (0-1)
Stonehill hosts NE10 rival Bentley University for a simple non-conference game on Wednesday, April 14 with a first pitch at 3:30 p.m. at Lou Gorman Field.
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