Owls Sweep Twinbill Against Endicott

'KEENE, N.H. 4/13/03– The Keene State College baseball team swept a non-conference doubleheader (5-4 and 18-4) against Endicott College on Sunday. 

 

Trailing 4-3 in the sixth inning of the seven-inning game, the Owl scored two runs on a perfectly executed suicide squeeze bunt by Matt Orszulak (Campton, N.H.).  Orszulak's bunt brought home the tying run and Jeremy Schilling (Centerville, MA.) scored the game-winner on an errant throw.

 

Patrick Austin (Wallingford, CT) got the win and Corey Hartson (Merrimack, N.H.), who pitched a 1-2-3 seventh inning, picked up the save. 

 

Travis Muckle (Bennington, Vt.) went three-for-three at the plate.  John Maryanski (Nashua, N.H.) had two hits and two RBIs.

 

In the second game, four Owls had two hits apiece, highlighted by Eric Kilburn's 2-for-5 effort that included a bases-clearing triple.

 

Ryan Kohler (Alstead, N.H.) who pitched the first four innings got credit for the win.  He is now 2-2 this season. Austin, Justin Hickman (Mont Vernon, N.H.) and Bob Reilly (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) also had two hits.

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