May 11, 2008

COREY O’NEILL BLASTS THREE HOME RUNS TO LEAD LE MOYNE TO A 15-10 VICTORY OVER RIDER.

May 11, 2008

COREY O’NEILL BLASTS THREE HOME RUNS TO LEAD LE MOYNE TO A 15-10 VICTORY OVER RIDER.

SYRACUSE, NY - Senior Corey O’Neill tied a program record with three home runs and drove in seven runs as the Dolphins completed a three game sweep of Rider with a 15-10 win at Dick Rockwell Field on Sunday. With the victory the Dolphins improve to 28-20 on the season. Rider falls to 25-24.

After a scoreless first inning the Dolphins recorded runs in each of the next seven innings and connected for 17 hits to secure the five run victory. Daniel Tunison improved his record to 4-2 with the victory as the right-hander went 5.1 innings allowing nine hits and three earned runs. Senior Phil St. Amant closed the game and pick up his first career save. Sophomore Chris Edmondson delivered his thirteenth home run of the season in the third inning ranking him second in program history with thirteen home runs in a single season.


The Broncs’ junior outfielder Maurice Williams connected on a St. Amant offering over the center field fence to bring the game within a run at 11-10 . The Dolphins quickly responded back and match the Broncs with a four run bottom of the eighth inning. O’Neill  picked up his fourth hit of the game with a two run RBI seeing-eye single through the right side. The Dolphins damage was done on two errors and three hits.

Eight out of the nine starters for the Dolphins  collected hits on the afternoon. Chris Haynes, Matt Nandin, Chris Edmondson, Robby Perez, and Corey O’Neill each provided multiple hits for the Dolphins.

The Dolphins wrap up their regular season as they travel to Iona for a three game series beginning on Thursday, May 15th.

 Le Moyne 15  Rider 10

Score by Innings                           R  H  E
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Rider.................... 020 020 240 - 10 17  4
LE MOYNE............ 021 214 14X - 15 17  1
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Win - Tunison (4-2).  Loss - Devlin (1-4).  Save - St Amant (1).
E - Olson; Williams; Ralston; Wojnowski; Perez. DP - LEM 1. LOB - RID 11;
LEM 6. 2B - Ralston; Paino. HR - McCollum; Williams; Petrillo; Edmondson;
O'Neill 3. HBP - McCollum; Edmondson. SH - Woodrow. SF - St Amant; Haynes;
DiFruscio. SB - Nandin 2; Murphy. CS - Ralston; Crawford.