Bridgewater State school officials announced that Greg Zackrison has been named as the Bears' new head baseball coach. Zackrison replaces BSU Hall of Fame skipper Rick Smith who retired after the 2018 season.
Matt Cronin lost his no hit bid in the ninth as UMass-Dartmouth split on the day with Eastern Conn. State. Wet weather continued to be a story in the 2018 season as teams moved games to Friday to avoid the rains that washed out part of a Saturday schedule.
DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth jumped out to a 5-0 run lead in the third, but freshman Logan Maitland (Tiverton, R.I.) had to work out of a bases loaded jam to power the Corsairs to a 5-3 victory over Little East Conference rival Rhode Island College this afternoon at the UMD Baseball Field.
GORHAM, Maine – Senior Cory DeMedeiros (Fall River, Mass.) drove in three runs, including his team-leading 10th home run, and junior Aaron Chouinard (Swansea, Mass.) threw seven strong innings to lead the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth to a 12-3 victory over intrastate rival University of Massachusetts Boston this afternoon in Game 6 of the 2015 Little East Conference Championship tournament at the USM Baseball Stadium.
WALTHAM, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth senior Alberto Vasquez (Roxbury, Mass.) went 3-for-4 with three RBI to power the Corsairs to a 9-4 victory over Brandeis University this afternoon at Stein Diamond.
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth baseball team raced out to a 12-1 lead, but fended off a late charge from Western New England this afternoon to complete its Southern swing with a 13-9 victory at Chain O' Lakes Field #2. The Corsairs wrapped up their annual Spring break trip with a 5-3 record, including a 5-2 mark against NCAA Division III opponents.
AUBURNDALE, Fla. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth junior David Tarr (Easton, Mass.) threw 5 2/3 innings to earn his first collegiate victory, and freshman Matt Cronin (Framingham, Mass.) retired all four batters he faced to collect his first career save as the Corsairs defeated Ramapo College (N.J.) 5-3 this afternoon at Myrtle Field #2.
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. -- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth senior Alex Newton (Saco, Mass.) launched a towering two-run homer that wrapped around the right field foul pole, snapping a 6-all tie to power the Corsairs to a 10-6 victory over Thomas More College this morning at Chain O' Lakes Field #5.
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- Sophomore Joe Zottoli (Holden, Mass./Wachusett Regional) delivered a two-out double to right centerfield to break a 2-all deadlock in the top of the 14th inning, lifting the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth baseball team to a 3-2 victory over Fitchburg State University this afternoon at the UMD Baseball Field.
Western New England scored seven runs in the top of the first inning and went on to defeat the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's baseball team, 14-1, at the Russ Matt Baseball Invitational at Lake Myrtle Field #3 Sunday.