NORTON, Mass. – Forrest Chadwick went 4 for 5 with two home runs, four RBI and five runs to lead the University of Southern Maine (23-3) in a 15-3 rout of Wheaton (22-8).

Chadwick also pitched a scoreless ninth inning, fanning two.

John Carey added four hits and three RBI for the Huskies.

BATES 2, PLYMOUTH STATE 1: Kevin Davis hit a two-run double in the third inning and five Bates pitchers combined on a four-hitter as the Bobcats (11-11) held off the Panthers (14-13) at Plymouth, N.H.

Sam Maliska earned the win with two scoreless innings of relief.

SOFTBALL

BOWDOIN SWEEPS THOMAS: Nicole Nelson was 5 for 6 with a home run, three doubles and eight RBI as the Polar Bears (23-9) took a pair of five-inning victories, 10-1 and 13-4, over the Terriers (8-23) at Waterville.

Katie Gately went 3 for 3 with a homer and four RBI in the opener. Bowdoin used a nine-run fifth to put away the second game.

ST. JOSEPH’S SWEEPS USM: Alyssa Wade and Kim Jordan each drove in two runs as the Monks (25-7) finished a doubleheader with a 10-2 win over the Huskies at Standish.

In the first game, the Monks scored twice on an error in the first inning and held on for a 4-2 win. Theresa Hendrix and Melissa Mayhew each scored twice.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE

BATES 18, USM 11: Wally Pierce scored four goals and SooHee Yoon had three for the Bobcats (6-6), who took a 10-4 halftime lead on their way to a win over the Huskies (9-5) at Lewiston.

Jenna Cyr scored four goals for Southern Maine.

COLBY 16, COLORADO COLLEGE 2: Kate Pistel scored her 100th career goal just 27 seconds into the game and later added another to lift the Mules (10-2) past the Tigers (5-9) at Waterville.

NOTES

RUTGERS: Former Rutgers standout and current Los Angeles Lakers assistant Eddie Jordan reached a tentative agreement to take over as coach at his troubled alma mater.