Warriors Outlast JWU Baseball 10-8

Warriors Outlast JWU Baseball 10-8

PROVIDENCE, RI – There was no shortage runs Wednesday between the Johnson & Wales University baseball team and Eastern Connecticut State on Wednesday. The Warriors got two runs in the seventh and two more in the eighth to beat the Wildcats, 10-8

Records:
Eastern Connecticut State: 4-5
Johnson & Wales: 7-3

Statistical Leaders:
Colby Greenhalgh (JWU): 2-3, 3 R, 3 RBI
Aidan Hagarty (JWU): 2-4, 1 R, 1 RBI
Matt Malcom (ECSU): 4-5, 3 R, 1 RBI

Of Note:
The Warriors struck for three runs in the first inning then got two more in the third thanks to a JWU error to build a 5-1 advantage.

JWU tied the game, 6-6, on RBI singles from Joe Maracic and Aidan Hagarty in the fifth.

Colby Greenhalgh's second home run of the day gave JWU its first lead, 8-6 after six innings. Unfortunately, the JWU bats would go silent the rest of the game. Nick Rascati came in for the five-out save.

Luke Broadhurst and Owen Marcia were the late-inning heroes for the Warriors as they each drove in a run in the seventh and eighth innings to complete the comeback.

Up Next:
The Wildcats are on the road Friday at Coast Guard for a 3 p.m. first pitch.