April 13, 2008

DOLPHINS FINISH ST. PETERS SWEEP; ADDING 16 HITS TO THEIR SERIES TOTAL 68 HITS.

April 13, 2008

DOLPHINS FINISH ST. PETERS SWEEP; ADDING 16 HITS TO THEIR SERIES TOTAL 68 HITS.

JERSEY CITY, NJ-The Le Moyne College Dolphins completed the three game series sweep with an eight to four defeat against St. Peters.  Senior catcher Phil St. Amant continued swinging his hot bat delivering three hits in five at bats. St. Amant collected twelve hits in the series (12-17) and nine RBIs.  Sophomore Chris Edmondson also added three hits of his own (3-4 2RBIs). The Dolphins would scatter sixteen more hits to their sixty-eight series hit total. It was sophomore Luke Nellis who would pick up the win in his impressive two scoreless innings of work. The Dolphins improve to 14-16, while the Peacocks fall to 13-17.

Junior Matt Nandin would initiate the offensive attack for the Dolphins with his first inning double to left field. Edmondson would quickly put the Dolphins in front, 1-0 in the first inning, with his RBI single. Conor Mullee would draw blood for the Peacocks in the bottom of the second with his game tying RBI single.

The game would remain tied four-to-four heading into the ninth inning. Edmondson, St. Amant, and Corey O'Neill would hit three consecutive doubles in a row to help generate the four run attack. The Dolphins would add four runs on five hits.

Sophomore Daniel Tunison would receive the no decision. Tunison allowed four hits, and three runs on 4.1 innings of work. The Dolphins bullpen kept them in the game with 4.2 solid scoreless innings of work. Tardiff and Tunison went a combined 4.2 innings, only allowing two hits on zero runs.

The Dolphins will return home Tuesday, April 15 to play Cornell. First pitch at Dick Rockwell Field is scheduled for 2PM.

 

 

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LeMoyne............. 100 300 004 -  8 16  5
Saint Peter's....... 010 020 100 -  4  6  1
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E - Crawford; Nandin 3; Del Valle; Mullee,C. DP - Dolphins 2. LOB - Dolphins 9; Peacocks 10. 2B - Nandin; Edmondson; St Amant; Paino; O'Neill; Del Valle; Kallert,K. HBP - Del Valle; Alexander,D; Madison,K. SH - Crawford; Madison,K. SB - Alexander,D; Strang,K 2. CS - Perez.

 

  Le Moyne 8, Saint Peter's 4

 Billy Rizzo - Sports Information Assistant