Baseball Bounces Back, Downs Clark, 14-9
April 15, 2003- Springfield College sophomore right fielder John Beattie (Longmeadow, Mass.)
went 2-for-3 and ripped a three-run home run in the third inning as the Pride defeated Clark, 14-9, on Tuesday, in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match-up at Berry-Allen Field.
In the third inning, the Pride broke open a 1-0 game by scoring seven runs, including Beattie’s three run blast. SC freshman third baseman Derek Yvon (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
contributed to the outburst with a two-run single to right field. Junior shortstop Toby Cole (Blue Hill, Maine)
, who went 4-for-6 with three RBI, belted a two-run double in the third. Cole added a solo home run in the fifth inning. Freshman catcher Adam Tarquini (Fishkill, N.Y.)
also hit a solo shot in the fifth.
SC right-hander Aaron Linder (Oneida, N.Y.)
picked up his third victory, hurling seven innings and giving up just one earned run.
For Clark, junior shortstop David McNamara (Worcester, Mass.)
went 1-for-4 with two RBI.
Head Coach Mark Simeone
Former Springfield College standout Mark Simeone
will enter his 17th season as the head baseball coach at his alma mater in 2013 . The reigning NEWMAC Coach of the year is coming off a successful 2012 campaign in which the Pride went 20-15. Read more
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