KSC Baseball Falls To Fitchburg 13-5

'KEENE, N.H. 4/17/03– The Fitchburg State College baseball team scored runs in every inning except the fourth and ninth on the way to posting a 13-5 non-conference victory over Keene State College at Owl Stadium Complex on Thursday.


Keene State falls to 6-13 while Fitchburg State goes to 8-11.


The Owls scored three runs in the third inning on RBI hits from John Trubiano (Keene, N.H.), Justin Hickman (Mont, Vernon, N.H.) and Travis Muckle (Bennington, Vt.).  Eric Kilburn (Keene, N.H.) also went 2-for-4 in the game for KSC.


Mike Savastano (Plymouth, MA.) had three hits and three RBIs to lead the Falcons.  Brian Milleisen (Miller, Place, N.Y.)  went three-for five with two RBIs; Tim Raymond (Sutton, MA.) was 2-for-6 with two RBIs. Andrew Ruth (Townsend, MA.), who went two-for four hits the only homerun of the game a solo shot in the third inning.  Steve O'Brien (Lowell, MA.) also collected four hits for FSC, which finished with 19 hits.


Starter Mike Corsano (Cortlandt Manor, N.Y.) (0-1) took the loss for the Owls.  Nick Barnes (Westford, MA.) (3-1) picked up the win for Fitchburg State.


Keene State will play UMA-Boston at Babson College on Saturday (12 p.m.).