Baseball Falls To WNEC, 8-3
April 8, 2005 – Springfield College junior third basemen Derek Yvon (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
went 1-for-4 on the day with an RBI and a run scored, but Western New England College held the Pride to just five hits enroute to an 8-3 victory in baseball action this afternoon on Berry-Allen Field.
The Pride (6-10) scored three times in the bottom of the ninth led by Yvon’s RBI double, but struggled offensively throughout the first eight innings.
Golden Bears (10-3) junior Jason Connelly pitched a complete game, striking out 12, while just allowing two earned runs. Senior Chris Mahoney smashed a solo homerun in the fifth inning and went 2-for-4 on the day.
The Pride travel to Worcester, Mass on Saturday (April 9) and will play NEWMAC rival Clark University in a double-header beginning at 12:00 pm.
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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