Posted: May 03, 2019
YORK, Pa. - The Hood College baseball team was eliminated from the Middle Atlantic Conference Championships by Arcadia by a 9-2 final score at PeoplesBank Park.
Inside the Box Score
- Daniel Shepherd went 2 for 4 and stole two bases.
- Trent Copenhaver, Dylan Beck and Andrew Wenner all doubled.
- Jordan Patterson took the loss, allowing five earned runs in 7.2 innings.
How it Happened
- Zak Thomas drove in a run in the second inning and the first run of a two-run fourth as the Knights took a 3-0 lead.
- Beck scored on a wild pitch in the sixth before a throwing error by the Blazers allowed run to score in the top of the seventh to make the score 4-1.
- Hood cut it to 4-2 in the bottom of the inning on an RBI single by Brad Sawyer that knocked in Copenhaver.
- Nick Ponente doubled with the bases loaded in the eighth to put Arcadia down by five. The Knights added two more in the top of the ninth to put the game out of reach.
- Thomas and Trevor Mattson each had two hits for Arcadia, while Thomas and Ponente both drove in three.
- Joel Bartoni scattered nine hits and four walks in a complete game win.
- Hood finishes the tournament with a 25-13-1 record.