STANDISH, Maine – The Johnson & Wales University baseball team couldn't complete the weekend sweep on Sunday. The Wildcats dropped game one at Saint Joseph's, 9-1, then lost 3-2 to the Monks in eight innings.
Saint Joseph's: 23-8, 7-1
Johnston & Wales: 20-13, 7-5 GNAC
Unfortunately, the Monks evened the game with a run in the bottom of the first then scored three times in the second. SJC got eight runs off JWU starter Keith Grant, who also struck out seven.
Will Martin drew a two-out walk then came around to score the winning run on a Greg Emanuelson double. JWU starter James Smiegocki took the loss despite giving up just one earned run with six strikeouts.
Johnson & Wales is back at home Tuesday to take on Salve Regina at 3:30 p.m.