Ashland, Va.– The St. Mary’s College of Maryland baseball team stepped out of Capital Athletic Conference play Thursday afternoon, traveling south to face No. 3 Randolph-Macon College. St. Mary’s (10-17) dropped a 14-3 non-conference decision to Randolph-Macon (27-4-1) as the Seahawks were limited to seven hits.
How It Happened
- Randolph-Macon jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first inning as both runs scored onJoseph Tuzzolo’ssingle to right field.
- The Seahawks answered with two of their own in the top of the second as junior outfielderDakota Merritt‘s(Lexington Park, Md./Great Mills) brought in both senior catcherSean Goodie(Rising Sun, Md./Rising Sun), who hit a leadoff single, and junior infielderMatt Ansaldi(Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron), who knocked in a single in the sixth spot.
- R-MC then scored eight unanswered runs to take a 10-2 lead after six innings of play.
- St. Mary’s notched its third and final run of the game in the seventh asAnsaldicracked a leadoff triple to centerfield and then came home on first-yearConnor Coursey‘s(Silver Spring, Md./Good Counsel) sacrifice fly to leftfield.
- The Yellow Jackets tacked on four more in their half of the seventh, scoring runs on a fielder’s choice, aJeff Butlersingle, and another two-run single byTuzzolo.
- Hits:St. Mary’s 7, Randolph-Macon 16
- Errors:St. Mary’s 0, Randolph-Macon 0
- Left on Base:St. Mary’s 3, Randolph-Macon 8
St. Mary’s Offensive Leaders
Randolph-Macon Offensive Leaders
- Cole Migliorini:4-for-4, 4 runs scored, 4 RBI, 1 walk, 1 triple, 1 home run, 1 stolen base
- Joseph Tuzzolo:3-for-5, 5 RBI, 1 stolen base
- Zach Evans:2-for-2, 2 runs scored, 2 walks, 1 double, 1 triple
- Rick Spiers:2-for-4, 1 run scored, 1 RBI, 1 walk, 1 double
St. Mary’s Pitching
- Griffin Honse:2.0 IP, 4 hits, 5 earned runs, 1 walk, 1 strikeout (L, 0-2)
- Jackson Edelman:1.0 IP, 1 hit, 1 earned run, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
- Will Spanoghe:1.0 IP, 3 hits, 4 earned runs, 2 walks, 1 strikeout
- Tim Hand:1.0 IP, 1 hit, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 1 strikeout
- Jay Hammett:1.0 IP, 1 hit, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
- Matt Ansaldi:1.0 IP, 4 hits, 4 earned runs, 2 walks, 0 strikeouts
- Bennett Garner:1.0 IP, 2 hits, 0 earned runs, 1 walk, 0 strikeout
- Michael Zubovich:5.0 IP, 5 hits, 2 earned runs, 1 walk, 4 strikeouts (W, 2-0)
- Mike Gallagher:1.0 IP, 1 hit, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
- Daniel Lachance:1.0 IP, 1 hit, 1 earned run, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
- Cullen Moore:1.0 IP, 0 hits, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
- Patrick Solomita:0.2 IP, 0 hits, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 1 strikeout
- Tyler Dunn:0.1 IP, 0 hits, 0 earned runs, 0 walks, 0 strikeouts
Inside the Box Score
- Ansaldinotched his second career triple.
- First-year RHPGriffin Honse(Annapolis, Md./Broadneck) dropped to 0-2 in his fifth start of the season asHonsefaced 13 batters, scattered four hits, and gave up five earned runs with one walk and one strikeout.
Up Next for the Seahawks
- Apr. 28 vs. Frostburg State University (19-11, 6-8 CAC) – Senior Day – Hawk’s Nest – 12:00 p.m. – CAC doubleheader