MONMOUTH BASEBALL HELD OFF BY WILLIAM AND MARY FRIDAY, 6-5
“Our guys battled, we came up on the short end of a good game against a very good team. Ricky Dennis provided us with a solid performance. We have to be able to bounce back quickly and be ready to go against Rhode Island tomorrow.” –head coach Dean Ehehalt
-Monmouth drops it’s first one-run game of the season.
-Tommy Jakubowski scored twice and walked three times for MU offensively.
-JP Walsh picked up his first collegiate hit and RBI with a run-scoring double in the seventh.
-Monmouth loaded the bases in the ninth inning but could not score.
-Jakubowski stole consecutive bases in the eighth before scoring on Favia’s sacrifice fly.
-The Hawks were outhit 11-8.
-MU scored in four of the final seven innings.
-Hughes’ four hits are a single game season high for Monmouth.
-Dennis did not allow an earned run in his six innings, striking out three.
-Monmouth continues play in the tournament tomorrow against the University of Rhode Island in Cary, NC.