MNE Sweep GCC; Locks up #1 seed in Region 3 Tournament

MNE Sweep GCC; Locks up #1 seed in Region 3 Tournament

Mercyhurst NE continued it dominate play in Region 3 after sweeping Genesee CC in a double header 8-3, 11-2. The Saints have now won 9 of 10 games in the Region. In game one the Saints got big performances from Bobby Dragon and Max Schrantz. Bobby had two hits and 3 rbi and Schrantz had two hits as well. Tyler Ocker had a big 2 rbi single that broke the game wide open in the 7th. Michael Mack got the win for MNE throwing 5 innings and allowing two unearned runs. Jamie Lauria came on in relief of Mack and picked up a save going two and allowing one run.

 In game two Austin Alonge broke out with a 3-3 game and 3 rbi. Vince Pitzulo picked up another win with a complete game. He allowed 2 runs on 9 hits and struck out 5. The Saints compiled 14 hits in the game. AJ Thompson, Keyshawn D'Orso, Bobby Dragon and Sabatino Dinardo all had two hits.

Mercyhurst North East clinched the #1 seed in the Region 3 Tournament which is at Philip D Hirtzel field on the North East Campus. Genesee will be #2 and Monroe is the #3 seed. MNE improved to 24-8 and 9-1 in Region 3.