STANDISH — St. Joseph’s College scored three runs in the third inning Wednesday and went on to a 4-1 victory against Bates in a nonconference baseball game at Mahaney Diamond.

The Monks (23-4) took a 3-0 lead in the third on sacrifice flies by Jared Gagne and Jameson Collins, followed by an RBI double from Noah McDaniel. Collins added an RBI double in the fifth.

Ryan McCarthy singled in a run for the Bobcats.

Steven Albert recorded the win, allowing six hits and an earned run in three innings of relief. Josh Partridge picked up the save.

SOUTHERN MAINE 7, ENDICOTT 3: Zach Quintal broke a 3-3 tie with an RBI triple in the fifth inning as the Huskies (19-7) pulled away from the Seagulls (14-14) at Gorham.

Devin Warren gave USM a 1-0 lead in the second, doubling to left-center to score Dylan Hapworth. In the third, Hapworth hit a two-run single to give the Huskies a 3-0 lead.

After Endicott scored three runs in the fifth to tie the game, Quintal tripled home Andrew Olszak, then scored on a passed ball to put USM ahead, 5-3.

Dalton Rice picked up the win, pitching 12/3 innings of shutout relief, striking out three.

MAINE 12, UM-FARMINGTON 2: Jonathan Bennett, Caleb Kerbs and Tyler Schwanz each recorded three RBI to lead the Black Bears (14-17) over the Beavers (2-15) at Orono.

The Black Bears scored six runs in the fifth inning, highlighted by a three-run triple by Schwanz, to increase their lead to 11-0. Jeremy Pena led Maine with three hits.

Maine used eight pitchers, with Justin Courtney picking up the win, allowing one hit in one inning.

SOFTBALL

BATES, UM-FARMINGTON SPLIT: Elizabeth Walker had two hits and scored three runs, including the go-ahead score in the fifth inning to lead UMaine-Farmington (6-6) to a 5-4 win over Bates (8-10) in the first game at Lewiston.

Maddie Inlow and Mimi Crowley each recorded two hits for Bates.

In the second game, Bates overcame an early 2-0 deficit by totaling eight runs in the third, fourth and fifth innings on the way to an 8-5 victory.

MEN’S LACROSSE

SOUTHERN MAINE 14, SALEM STATE 5: Paul Leonardo scored four goals and Keegan Smith had five assists for the Huskies (6-6, 3-1 Little East), who had six unanswered goals to start the second quarter and beat the Vikings (2-9, 0-4) at Gorham.

USM led 3-1 after the first quarter and increased it to 9-1 with 1:58 left in the half on a goal by John Bossi from Smith. It was 9-2 at halftime.

BOWDOIN 10, COLBY 8: Brett Kujala finished with five goals and the Polar Bears (8-5, 6-3 NESCAC) pulled away to beat the Mules (2-10, 1-7) at Waterville.

Kujala scored with no time left at the end of the third quarter to give Bowdoin a 7-6 lead, and opened the fourth with a score to extend the lead to two. James DeSisto followed up with a goal with 8:15 left and Daniel Buckman scored just over a minute later to give Bowdoin a 10-6 lead.

UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND 23, GORDON 6: Alex Zadworny scored five goals for the Nor’easters (11-4, 4-2 Commonwealth Coast), who scored the first seven goals and beat the Fighting Scots (5-8, 1-5) at Wenham, Massachusetts.

UNE led 9-4 at halftime and used an 8-0 run in the third quarter to take a 17-4 lead going into the fourth.

WOMEN’S LACROSSE

UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND 15, GORDON 13: Nichole Carvalho scored four goals, and Jocelyn Davee and Korinne Bohunsky each added three as the Nor’easters (8-6, 5-1 Commonwealth Coast) rallied past the Fighting Scots (8-6, 3-3) at Wenham, Massachusetts.

UNE trailed 3-2 with 18:10 remaining in the half but Bohunsky and Davee each scored twice during a six-goal spurt to give the Nor’easters an 8-3 lead. UNE led 9-5 at halftime.

ST. JOSEPH’S 5, LASELL 4: The Monks (8-2, 5-0 Great Northeast Athletic) rallied from a 4-0 deficit to win in overtime against the Lasers (7-5, 4-2) Portland.

Madison Beaulieu scored with 32 seconds remaining in overtime.