York, Pa.– The St. Mary’s College of Maryland baseball team was limited to two runs on six hits Tuesday afternoon as St. Mary’s dropped its third straight game. The Seahawks (9-11, 2-8 CAC) suffered a 14-2 setback to York College of Pennsylvania (10-12-1, 3-5 CAC), giving the Spartans the season sweep.

How It Happened

  • York opened up the scoring with three runs in the bottom of the second before exploding for 10 runs in the third. The third inning was highlighted by four Spartan home runs, including back-to-back-to-back homers.
  • The Seahawks finally got on the scoreboard in the sixth when junior outfielderLucas Kraft(Boyds, Md./Clarksburg) drew a leadoff walk, went to third on a double by first-year outfielderSam James(Charlottesville, Va./Western Albemarle), and scored on a ground out by senior infielderBennett Garner(Bowie, Md./Bowie).Jamesthen came home on a single by redshirt sophomore infielderJay Hammett(Coltons Point, Md./Chopticon) before the inning ended in a double play.

Game Stats

  • Hits:St. Mary’s 6, York 15
  • Errors:St. Mary’s 3, York 1
  • Left on Base:St. Mary’s 4, York 8

St. Mary’s Offensive Leaders

York Offensive Leaders

  • Christian Bilan:3-for-5, 2 runs scored, 1 RBI, 1 double
  • Rob Acierno:2-for-3, 2 runs scored, 3 RBI, 1 walk, 1 home run
  • Jack Barry:2-for-4, 2 runs scored, 2 RBI, 1 double, 1 home run
  • Garrett Southern:2-for-4, 1 run scored, 1 RBI, 1 home run
  • Seth Brosius:2-for-5, 2 runs scored, 2 RBI, 1 home run

St. Mary’s Pitching

  • Jackson Edelman:2.0 IP, 8 hits, 9 earned runs, 3 walks, 0 strikeouts (L, 4-4)
  • Will Spanoghe:1.0 IP, 3 hits, 2 earned runs, 0 walks, 1 strikeout
  • Tim Hand:3.0 IP, 2 hits, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
  • Matt Henigan:2.0 IP, 2 hits, 1 earned run, 2 walks, 3 strikeouts

York Pitching

  • Jeff Noss:7.0 IP, 6 hits, 2 earned runs, 1 walk, 7 strikeouts (W, 1-1)
  • Alex Myers:2.0 IP, 0 hits, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 1 strikeout
Sam James ’21 – Photo Credit: Bill Wood

Inside the Box Score

  • Jamespaced the Seahawks at the plate with two hits, including his third double of the season.
  • First-year LHPJackson Edelman(Cherry Hill, Md./Cherry Hill East) slipped to 4-4 on the season, allowing nine earned runs on eight hits in 2.0 innings of work with three walks.

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Apr. 12 vs. Wesley College (8-16, 2-8 CAC) – Hawk’s Nest – CAC game – 3:30 p.m.

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By Nairem Moran ·nmoran@smcm.edu