#7 Baseball Hosts Crosstown-Rival Saint Anselm in Queen City Cup Doubleheader Saturday

Southern New Hampshire (16-6, 2-1 NE10, 1-0 NE10 NE)
vs.
Saint Anselm (5-13, 2-2 NE10, 1-1 NE10 NE)
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 12/3 p.m.
Penmen Field - Hooksett, N.H.

 

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Series: SNHU leads 48-32
Last Meeting: SNHU 11, Saint Anselm 3 (04/22/18 at Manchester, N.H.)

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE
Last Time Out:
 SNHU 8, Saint Michael's 0 (03/29/19 at Hooksett, N.H.)
Streak: Won 1

Offensive Leaders:
#7 Tom Blandini – 17 G, 21-63, .333/.375/.444, 1 HR, 14 RBI, 14 R, 2 2B, 1 3B, 6 BB, 5 SB
#9 Joshua Goldstein – 22 G, 22-67, .328/.477/.358, 10 RBI, 24 R, 2 2B, 11 BB, 10 SB
#25 Sam Henrie – 22 G, 30-93, .323/.374/.430, 1 HR, 23 RBI, 15 R, 3 2B, 2 3B, 9 BB, 10 SB
#2 Dylan Faircloth – 22 G, 22-80, .275/.374/.412, 3 HR, 17 RBI, 12 R, 2 2B, 10 BB, 3 SB
#15 Joshua Zbierski – 18 G, 14-52, .269/.377/.500, 3 HR, 9 RBI, 9 R, 3 2B, 7 BB

Probable Starters:
#20 Endy Morales – 5 G, 4 GS, 3-1, 4.03 ERA, 29.0 IP, 23 H, 13 R, 13 ER, 25/9 K/BB
#21 Chris Murphy  – 4 G, 1 GS, 1-0, 2.30 ERA, 15.2 IP, 11 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 22/9 K/BB

Out of the 'Pen:
#36 Jeffery Praml – 10 G, 0-0, 5 SV, 1.32 ERA, 13.2 IP, 8 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 19/4 K/BB
#13 Hayden Manning – 6 G, 0-2, 1 SV, 1.74 ERA, 10.1 IP, 10 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 7/5 K/BB
#11 Matthew Messier – 4 G, 0-0, 1.69 ERA, 10.2 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 11/1 K/BB

Notes: Southern New Hampshire, ranked seventh in the latest National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Division II Poll, opened division play, as well as its home slate, Friday with an 8-0 shutout of Saint Michael's ... the Penmen led, 2-0, before scoring six runs in the seventh and eighth inning to pull away ... graduate student Cameron Scotia (Dudley, Mass.) made it all stand up, as he tossed eight scoreless innings, allowing just four hits, while striking out nine and not walking a batter ... junior Tom Blandini (Bow, N.H.) led the way, offensively, going 3-for-4 with three RBI and a run scored ... redshirt-junior Joshua Goldstein (Haverhill, Mass.) went 2-for-3 and scored twice ... sophomore Idelson Taveras (Lawrence, Mass.) was 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored ... SNHU has won 17-in-a-row against its crosstown rival, with Saint Anselm last picking up a win in the series April 4, 2013 at Penmen Field ... SNHU holds a 17-15 edge on Saint Anselm in the Queen City Cup standings.

SAINT ANSELM
Last Time Out:
Franklin Pierce 7, Saint Anselm 0 (03/27/19 at Rindge, N.H.)
Streak: Lost 2

Offensive Leaders:
#27 Tyler McKeon – 16 G, 13-46, .283/.450/.348, 9 RBI, 11 R, 3 2B, 11 BB, 1 SB
#31 Connor Parent – 18 G, 19-69, .275/.338/.333, 2 RBI, 8 R, 4 2B, 7 BB, 3 SB
#9 Matt Collins – 13 G, 11-40, .275/.370/.350, 1 HR, 6 RBI, 7 R, 6 BB, 4 SB
#1 Oscar Larranaga – 13 G, 12-46, .261/.352/.326, 1 HR, 9 RBI, 7 R, 6 BB, 3 SB
#10 Jack Dunklee – 15 G, 10-39, .256/.426/.308, 6 RBI, 6 R, 2 2B, 8 BB, 5 SB

Possible Starters:
#12 JJ Dunn – 5 G, 4 GS, 0-3, 8.10 ERA, 16.2 IP, 20 H, 17 R, 15 ER, 13/18 K/BB
#25 Brian Wojichowski – 4 G, 3 GS, 0-1, 8.31 ERA, 17.1 IP, 23 H, 16 R, 16 ER, 19/9 K/BB

Out of the 'Pen
#17 Preston Yerrington – 4 G, 1 GS, 1-0, 1.59 ERA, 11.1 IP, 9 H, 4 R, 2 ER, 12/1 K/BB
#5 Danny Graceffa – 5 G, 0-0, 1.69 ERA, 5.1 IP, 8 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 4/3 K/BB
#28 Jared Ferris– 5 G, 0-0, 6.43 ERA, 7.0 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 5/6 K/BB

Notes: Saint Anselm enters the doubleheader having lost five of its last seven, including two straight, following a 7-0 loss at Franklin Pierce on Wednesday ... Franklin Pierce owned a 3-0 advantage, before doubling it in the seventh and tacking on another run in the eighth ... junior starter Ryan Schworer allowed two runs on five hits and three walks over three innings ... freshmen Jack Dunklee and Matt Collins were each 1-for-2 with a pair of walks, while senior Tyler McKeon recorded the other Saint Anselm hit with a 1-for-5 day ... despite mustering just three hits, the Hawks did manage to draw eight walks.