Wednesday, March 12, 2014
From staff reports
(Continued from page 1)
In the opener, Alex Brown went 4 for 4 with three doubles, a triple and three RBI, while Nate McKeown threw a three-hitter to lead SMCC to a 9-0 victory.
HAMILTON 9, BATES 8: The Continentals (5-5, 3-4 NESCAC) held off a late charge by the Bobcats (4-6, 2-5) at Clinton, N.Y.
Moriah Greenstein finished with five goals for Bates.
LASELL 18, ST. JOSEPH'S 12: The Lasers (9-2, 6-0 GNAC) raced out to an 11-2 halftime lead in a win over the Monks (7-5, 3-2) at Deering High School.
Cassie Diplock led the Monks with five goals.
TRINITY 13, BOWDOIN 5: The Bantams (8-0, 4-0 NESCAC) pulled away with seven straight first-half goals in a win over the Polar Bears (6-2, 5-2) at Brunswick.
Bowdoin's Carolyn Gorajek had two goals and two assists.
COLBY 12, WESLEYAN 3: Lindsey McKenna scored three goals and assisted on another to lead as the Mules (8-0, 5-0 NESCAC) cruised to a win over the Cardinals (3-7, 0-6) at Waterville.
UNE 16, NICHOLS 12: Hannah Tavella scored five goals and Gina Newsome added four to help the Nor'easters (4-6, 2-1 Commonwealth Coast) pull away from the Bison (3-8, 1-3) in the second half at Dudley, Mass.
UMASS-DARTMOUTH 9, USM 8: Mark White had three goals and Kyle Baker scored twice for the Huskies (4-6, 0-2 Little East) in a loss to the Corsairs (7-1, 2-0) at Gorham.
UNE 10, NICHOLS 6: Nick Gross scored two goals to lead a balanced offense for the Nor'easters (8-3, 2-1 Commonwealth Coast) as nine players scored in a win over the Bison (3-7, 0-4) at Dudley, Mass.
Dan O'Gorman and Tyler Thomas added a goal and two assists apiece for the Nor'easters, who are off to their best start in school history.
LASELL 13, ST. JOSEPH'S 6: Andrew Hamill and Jake Ricciardi scored two goals apiece for the Monks (5-7, 4-1 GNAC) in a loss to the Lasers (5-5, 4-1) at Deering High School.
TRINITY 10, BOWDOIN 9: The Bantams (3-7, 1-4 NESCAC) scored with four seconds left to beat the visiting Polar Bears (6-3, 3-3).
For Bowdoin, Franklin Reis had three goals and two assists, and Billy Bergner and Peter Reuter added two goals each.
BATES 7, HAMILTON 6: Rob Highland scored with 1:29 left to give the Bobcats (6-4, 3-4 NESCAC) a victory over Hamilton (4-5, 2-5) in Lewiston.
WESLEYAN 13, COLBY 12: Wesleyan (8-2, 4-2 NESCAC) rallied from a 11-7 deficit against the Mules (4-5, 1-4) at Middletown, Conn.
John Jennings finished with five goals and an assist for Colby.