LAKE MONSTERS 7
FLYIN’ FISH 5
Christian Montanez (Roger Williams) highlighted a three-run fourth as the Lake Monsters rallied to win their second straight. Montanez plated Ryan Ballard (Tompkins Cortland CC) and Jarod Signorelli (Elmira College) with a triple. Trailing 4-2, Ballard and Signorelli reached on back-to-back walks to start the stanza. One out later, Montanez knotted the game with his first three bagger of the season. Montanez scored the go-ahead run on an error. Signorelli finished 2-for-3 including an RBI single in the fifth frame. Ballard drove in a pair of runs going 1-for-3. Michael Jamele (Merrimack College) went 2-for-4 with a triple, a stolen base and three runs scored. Ryan O’Mara (Niagara University) added an RBI and walked twice. Logan Martella Tasick (Monroe CC) also singled and scored a run. AJ Nestler (Finger Lakes CC) drove in a run. Justin LoTemple (Alfred State) went 2-for-3 with a pair of run-scoring singles in the second and fourth innings for the Flyin’ Fish (9-10). Hayden Ewell (Southern New Hampshire) had a two-run single in the first inning and two stolen bases. Ray Specht (Niagara County CC) went 1-for-2 with an RBI and two walks. Santino Rosso (Hofstra) singled, scored two runs and stole a base. James Sciortino and Zachary Carpin (Clarkson University) scored a run apiece. Andrew Bailey and Andrew Zibuck had a hit apiece.
Freshman Tyler Griggs (UConn) went 3-for-3 with a three-run double in the first inning as the Monarchs (5-14) won their second in a row. Griggs later tripled. Jeff Wilson (LeMoyne) drove in a run with single, stole a base and scored. Dylan Broderick belted a single, scored a run and earned base on balls twice. Junior Patrick Bigham (SUNY Fredonia) walked and scored. Shane Hake (Elmira College) walked twice and scored a run. Marty Williams picked up the win on the mound. Williams fanned seven over four and let up two runs on four hits. Kole Brink earned the save after he pitched the final three innings, struck out seven batters and allowed in just one run on one hit. Stephen Edgett (St. John Fisher College) had an RBI single in the third inning in the loss for the Wings (8-9). Justin Graham (St. John Fisher College) doubled, walked twice and scored a run. John Faynor (Genesee CC) doubled and scored twice. Ben Beauchamp (Albany) and Ryan Hill (Monroe CC) had a hit apiece.