Baseball Splits With Babson On Saturday
Game 1: SC 1, Babson 0
Game 2: Babson 4, SC 1
, March 27, 2004 – Springfield College senior right-hander Todd Royce (Chester, N.H.)
fired a three-hit shutout as the Pride defeated Babson, 1-0, in the opening game of a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) doubleheader this afternoon at Govini Field.
Royce, who struck out two and walked two in his first start of the ’04 campaign, won a spectacular duel with Babson’s Jason Kosow, who allowed just three hits and struck out seven. Junior centerfielder Anthony Gorneault (Longmeadow, Mass.)
drilled an RBI double in the first inning that proved to be the difference.
With one out in the opening frame, SC sophomore rightfielder Joe Sgaglione (Massapequa, N.Y.)
walked and stole second. With two out, Gorneault ripped a double to score Sgaglione.
In game two, Babson’s Jim Burke yielded six hits and struck out six as the Beavers (7-6) won, 4-1, to earn a split.
For the Pride, sophomore catcher Adam Tarquini (Fishkill, N.Y.)
was 1-for-3 with an RBI.
Head Coach Mark Simeone
Former Springfield College standout Mark Simeone
will enter his 18th season as the head baseball coach at his alma mater in 2014. The 2012 NEWMAC Coach of the Year, Simeone will lead a veteran squad this spring. Read more
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