March 17, 2013

Maine Colleges: UMaine men manufacture a 1-0 win

From staff reports

STONY BROOK, N.Y. - Tommy Lawrence pitched a seven-hitter and Scott Heath drove in the game's only run as Maine edged Stony Brook 1-0 in an America East Conference baseball opener on Saturday.

Lawrence struck out seven and walked two.

Maine managed to small-ball its run in the fourth when Colin Gay singled, stole second, moved to third on a fly out and scored on Heath's fly out.

USM 2, FARMINGDALE STATE 1: Logan Carman, Andrew Richards and Forrest Chadwick combined on a four-hitter as the Huskies (3-0) beat the Rams (5-8) at Farmingdale, N.Y.

Carman (2-0) struck out seven and allowed two hits and a run before Richards took over with two outs in the seventh. Chadwick pitched the ninth for his first save.

Chadwick and Sam Dexter each drove in a run and Anthony Pisani had two hits for USM.

WOMEN'S LACROSSE

ST. JOSEPH'S 9, EMERSON 6: Cassie Diplock scored three goals to lead the Monks (3-2) as they scored five straight goals in the second half to pull away from the Lions (2-3) at Boston.

Kat Gadbois and Anneka Adame added two goals apiece for the Monks.

BOWDOIN 11, AMHERST 4: Carolyn Gorajek tallied four goals and added an assist, while Jordan Smith also had four goals as the Polar Bears (3-0) dominated Amherst (1-2) during NESCAC play at Brunswick.

Bowdoin's Tara Connolly had 12 saves.

COLBY 18, UNE 0: Lindsey McKenna scored three goals and Alex Mintz added one goal and four assists as the seventh-ranked Mules (2-0) cruised to a win over the Nor'easters (0-4) at Waterville.

BATES 8 WESLEYAN 7: Emma Getsinger scored her fourth goal of the game with just 9.7 seconds left to lift the Bobcats (2-3, 1-2) to a NESCAC win over the Cardinals (1-3, 0-3) at Middletown, Conn.

USM 12, CASTLETON STATE 10: Jacki Kelly scored five goals and assisted on another to lift the Huskies (4-0) to a win over the Spartans (0-4) at Gorham.

Samantha Purcell and Rosie Forster added two goals each for the Huskies.

MEN'S LACROSSE

USM 16, MAINE MARITIME 7: Kyle Baker scored four goals and assisted on another, and Mark White added two goals and two assists as the Huskies (1-3) downed the Mariners (0-4) at Gorham.

Southern Maine also got two goals apiece from Steve Ribero, Ryan Foley, Dylan Kenney and Mike Orlando.

Alex Hermes led the Mariners with three goals.

UNE 7, MIT 6: Mike Allan scored the eventual game-winner with two minutes left in the game and the Nor'easters (3-2) held on for a win over the Engineers (0-2) at Biddeford.

Tyler Thomas led the Nor'easters with two goals and three assists.

BATES 7, WESLEYAN 5: Jack Strain scored two goals for Bates, while Dan Hines and Nick Ford totaled one goal and two assists apiece to lead the Bobcats (3-2, 2-1 NESCAC) past Wesleyan (3-1, 2-1) at Lewiston.

HAMILTON 10, COLBY 5: Ian Deveau collected two goals and one assist to lead the Mules (2-1, 1-1) as they fell to the Continentals (2-1, 2-1) in a NESCAC game at Clinton, N.Y.

Greg McKillop, John Jennings and Whit Harwood Jr. added one goal apiece for Colby. 

ST. JOSEPH'S 6, ANNA MARIA 5: Andrew Hamill scored on an assist from Max Meserve with 59 seconds left in regulation to break a 5-5 tie and lift the Monks (2-4, 1-0) to a win over the Amcats (2-3, 0-1) in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference opener played at Deering High School.

Andrew Sullivan had two goals and an assist for the Monks.

AMHERST 9, BOWDOIN 6: Kane Haffey and Sam Lawlor scored two goals apiece for the Jeffs (2-2, 1-2) as they scored four times in the fourth quarter to pull away from the Polar Bears (1-2, 0-2) in a NESCAC game at Providence, R.I.

SOFTBALL

MAINE SWEPT: Rutgers (9-9) beat the Black Bears 2-0 in the first game of the day at Clearwater, Fla.

In the second game, Liberty (9-11) scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 4-3 win over the Black Bears (3-24).

Jean Stevens hit a solo home run and Hilary Kane had a two-run double for Maine.

UNE SWEPT: Suny-Brockport scored all of its runs in the first three innings and went on to beat the Nor'easters 13-9 in a mutual season opener at Cape Coral, Fla.

Adrienne Chase had two hits, including a two-run homer and three RBI for the Nor'easters.

In the second game, NYU Polytechnic (1-2) held on for a 4-2 win.

Amanda Vallante had a pair of hits and drove in one run for the Nor'easters (0-2).

Were you interviewed for this story? If so, please fill out our accuracy form

Send question/comment to the editors




Further Discussion

Here at PressHerald.com we value our readers and are committed to growing our community by encouraging you to add to the discussion. To ensure conscientious dialogue we have implemented a strict no-bullying policy. To participate, you must follow our Terms of Use.

Questions about the article? Add them below and we’ll try to answer them or do a follow-up post as soon as we can. Technical problems? Email them to us with an exact description of the problem. Make sure to include:
  • Type of computer or mobile device your are using
  • Exact operating system and browser you are viewing the site on (TIP: You can easily determine your operating system here.)


 

Blogs

More PPH Blogs

Winter sports 2013-2014

High School Football 2013

Fall sports photos