New England Collegiate Baseball League

    Mainers Put Patience on Display in Loss to SteepleCats

    Date:07/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

      SANFORD – Mainers batters gave North Adams SteepleCats pitchers everything they could handle on the mound, drawing seven walks in a 9-3 defeat.   The visitors raced out of the gates from the very beginning, plating two runs before recording their first out.  A walk and two doubles got North Adams on the board and an RBI single two batters later provided a three-run cushio...


    Newport Falls to Ocean State 5-1

    Date:07/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (18-14) fell 5-1 to the Ocean State Waves (12-19) on FANatic About Reading Night at Cardines Field. For the Waves, Peyton Deats picks up the win as Garrett Schmeltz is saddled with the loss for the Gulls.  Schmeltz struggled early on, walking the first three batters of the game and allowing a single to Xavier Vargas which scored the first run of the game. In the ...


    VERMONT DROPS 6-2 CONTEST TO UPPER VALLEY

    Date:07/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    MONTPELIER, Vt. – The battle for the Governor’s Cup was in full affect at Montpelier Recreation Field but the Upper Valley Nighthawks took the season series with a 6-2 victory over the Vermont Mountaineers on Wednesday night in New England Collegiate Baseball League action.   The Mountaineers lit up the scoreboard early with a run in the bottom of the first by Austin Gauthier (L...


    Tommy Seidl Walks It Off With Homer In Extras As Bay Sox Sweep Westerners 7-4

    Date:07/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    In a season full of tough losses, Game 2 of Wednesday’s home doubleheader will likely go down as the New Bedford Bay Sox’ best win. Jack Winkler (San Francisco) tied the game in the seventh inning with a two-out, two-run homer to right field, and Tommy Seidl (Harvard) walked it off in the eighth with a three-run blast to center, as the Bay Sox swept the Danbury Westerners 7-4. The Bay ...


    Danbury vs. New Bedford

    Date:07/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    New Bedford – The Danbury Westerners dropped two heartbreaking games to the New Bedford Bay Sox on Wednesday. In game one of the day, Joe Vail pitched into the fifth inning but left trailing 4-3. With no one out in the top of the seventh inning, Lyndon Weaver pinch ran for Alex Baratta, who singled up the middle. With Isiah Daubon at the plate, Weaver attempted the steal second. Daubon roped...


    Bay Sox vs Westerners Game 1 7-17-19

    Date:07/18/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Home continued to be where the heart is for the New Bedford Bay Sox in the first game of a doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon, as they held on for a tight 4-3 win over the Danbury Westerners. Shane Reardon (UMass Dartmouth) was terrific on the mound, allowing three runs with five strikeouts and no walks in his six-inning start, while Ryan Markey (St. John’s) had two singles and two RBIs, in...


    Moose Sink Sharks with Statement Win

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

      SANFORD – The Martha’s Vineyard Sharks came into today’s contest sitting atop the Southern Division with a 19-11 record.  By the way the Mainers handled them, nobody would have been able to tell.  The hosts dominated at every turn, executing at the highest level in every phase of the game to capture a 7-0 victory.   Though the offense made their presence ...


    July 16 vs Mystic

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    South Kingstown, RI- 24 runs and 33 hits kept things interesting Tuesday night at Old Mountain Field, as it was another back and forth affair between the Schooners and the Waves, with Waves coming out victorious, 14-10. Ocean State would open up the scoring with one run in the bottom of the first and second innings thanks to an RBI single from Joe Simone (Wayne, NJ/ Rider U) and an RBI double from...


    Danbury vs. Upper Valley

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Danbury – Danbury’s pitching staff struggled, allowing 18 runs in an 18-8 loss to the Upper Valley Nighthawks.  In the top of the first inning, things did not start off the right way for Danbury, coming off of a thrilling victory over Vermont just 24 hours ago. After starting pitcher Emmet Sheehan walked the leadoff man Gehrig Anglin on four pitches, Anglin stole second and third...


    Led By Rockefeller, Chaumette, and Others, Bay Sox Use Big Innings To Defeat SteepleCats 9-4

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    The New Bedford Bay Sox scored four runs in the fifth and eighth innings on Tuesday night, erasing a deficit with the first outburst and putting the game out of reach with the second, as the home team took care of the North Adams SteepleCats 9-4. Rafe Chaumette (Trinity) had two hits and scored three times, Tommy Seidl (Harvard) reached base three times and drove in a run, and both Thomas Blandini...


    VERMONT USES LONG BALL TO CRUISE PAST KEENE

    Date:07/17/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    KEENE, N.H. – The Vermont Mountaineers earned a 10-2 victory over the Keene Swamp Bats on Tuesday night in New England Collegiate Baseball League action from Alumni Field.   The Mountaineers had four home runs by four different players while starting pitcher Ryan Murphy (Wappingers Falls, N.Y. / Le Moyne College) had a dominant start, to get his fourth win of the season. Vermont impro...


    Mainers Bust Out the Bats in Keene Doubleheader

    Date:07/16/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    KEENE – Over the course of their two games at Alumni Field, the Mainers combined for 20 runs on 18 hits, splitting their doubleheader against the Keene Swamp Bats.    Before the offensive onslaught that was to come in game two, the Moose hit the ground running in game one.  After both squads traded zeros in the first inning, Erik Stock (Virginia Beach, Va./UConn) and Reece A...


    Cherry Dominant in 6-3 Win

    Date:07/16/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (18-13) defeated the New Bedford Bay Sox (7-22) on Raytheon Military Appreciation Night at Cardines Field. For the Gulls, Justin Cherry picked up the win while Julian Washburn is saddled with the loss for the Bay Sox.  Newport jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the bottom of the second thanks to two sacrifice flies by Peter Serruto and Greg Cavaliere that scored ...


    DANBURY TAKES SEASON SERIES WITH A WALK-OFF OVER VERMONT

    Date:07/16/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    DANBURY, Conn. – The Vermont Mountaineers suffered a 3-2 setback to the Danbury Westerners in a cross-divisional New England Collegiate Baseball League bout at Rogers Park on Monday night. Box Score With the win, Danbury took the season-series against the Mountaineers, after the Westerners won the series opener by the same score back on June 9th at Montpelier Recreation Field. Vermont&rsqu...


    Danbury vs. Vermont

    Date:07/16/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Danbury – Left fielder Isiah Daubon crushed a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth to give the Danbury Westerners a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Vermont Mountaineers Monday night.  The game’s starting pitchers were two of the most accurate pitchers in the entire league as Derek Duffy opposed Enzo Stefanoni. Neither team could get more than a single baserunner on at a ti...


    Thomas, LaBonte Haul in Week 6 Accolades

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NORTH ADAMS, Mass. – Newport outfielder Isaiah Thomas (Vanderbilt) and Sanford right-handed pitcher Trevor LaBonte (Maryland) were named the New England Collegiate Baseball League’s (NECBL) Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively. Thomas led the Gulls and tied for the league lead with 14 hits on the week, batting .467 since last Monday while helping Newport pick up four wins alo...


    Last-Minute Surge Sees Swamp Bats Past Moose

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    SANFORD – The Sanford Mainers comeback kids got a taste of their own medicine in a tight mid-July matchup, dropping a 7-6 heartbreaker to the Keene Swamp Bats.   Things looked promising for the Moose in the early goings as their offense hit the ground running.  With two outs in the first inning, consecutive hits from Shane Marshall (Webster, N.Y./Binghamton), Nick Howie (Oakville...


    Gulls Edge Out Schooners in Extras

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    GROTON, Conn. - Newport (17-13) bounced back Sunday night with a 12-9 victory in ten innings over the Mystic Schooners (17-12). With the win over Mystic, the season series is tied 3-3. Jordan Marks started on the mound for the Gulls and delivered five solid innings, giving up four runs while striking out seven, leaving Newport tied heading into the sixth. Newport jumped out to an early 2-0 lead fr...


    Ninth Inning Home Run Sends Vermont to 3-2 Victory over Valley

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    HOLYOKE, Mass. – A game-winning home run in the final inning gave Vermont a pivotal 3-2 New England Collegiate Baseball League victory over the Valley Blue Sox on Sunday evening at McKenzie Stadium. Exceptional pitching from the Mountaineers, paired with timely answers for Valley’s two game-tying runs, kept Vermont ahead of the Blue Sox in the hunt for a playoff spot in next month&rs...


    Comeback Kids Get it Done Late in Laconia

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    LACONIA – Down but not out, the Mainers rallied in the final moments, erasing a one-run deficit in the ninth inning to take an 8-6 victory over the Winnipesaukee Muskrats.   In the early goings, Muskrats batters hit everything in sight.  With two outs in the second inning, a walk followed by three straight doubles gave the hosts a quick three-run lead.  A solo home run off t...


    Gulls Grounded in 13-2 Loss

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    MONTPELIER, VT - The Gulls (16-13) fell to the Vermont Mountaineers (17-13) in their first meeting on the season by a score of 13-2 on Saturday night. Connery Peters wore the loss for Newport, giving up seven runs off five hits and two walks in just two innings pitched while Vermont’s Sean Kealey earned the win, holding the Gulls to only one run off of three hits while striking out five in s...


    VERMONT DOMINATES SERIES OPENER AGAINST NEWPORT ON SATURDAY

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    MONTPELIER, Vt. – In the Mountaineers first face-off against the Southern Division’s Newport Gulls, Vermont’s offense had an exceptional night  posting a 13-2 win over the visitors in New England Collegiate Baseball League action on Saturday night at historic Montpelier Recreation Field. Going into tonight’s game, Vermont looked to build on their momentum from their e...


    Danbury vs. MV

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Danbury – Danbury’s bats woke up in game two of a Saturday doubleheader, pounding 21 hits and smashing four home runs to take down the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks 16-11. After being held scoreless through six innings of game one, Danbury wasted no time, scoring five times in the bottom of the second. They then again scored four more in the third and two more in the fourth to open up...


    July 13 vs New Bedford

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    South Kingstown, RI- The Waves capped off their homestand with their ninth win of the season Saturday night over the New Bedford BaySox, 9-4. It was the fourth inning when both teams broke into the score column, when New Bedford struck with one in the top half of the inning. Ocean State would respond with three in the bottom half of the inning to take the 3-1 lead. The Waves rattled off four singl...


    Danbury vs. Keene

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    Danbury – A eight-run fifth inning was the knockout punch for the Westerners as they fell 9-3 to the Keene Swampbats in a seven inning game Saturday afternoon.  The first few innings went by without any offense as Danbury starting pitcher Nick Borek cruised through the first two innings. In the third inning however, left a pitch over the plate and Tommy Joseph sent over the right field...


    Gulls Strong in 12-2 Victory

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    NEWPORT, R.I. – Newport (16-12) defeated the Upper Valley Nighthawks (16-12) on Mark Weed Memorial Night at Cardines Field. For the Gulls, Makenzie Stills picked up the win while William Carnley was saddled with the loss. Newport’s bats got hot early as Hayden Jones drove in the first runs of the game in the bottom of the first with an RBI single that scored both Scott Holzwasser and I...


    VERMONT WALKS OFF AGAINST NEW BEDFORD, 6-5, IN EXTRA'S ON FRIDAY

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    MONTPELIER, Vt. – After letting the New Bedford Bay Sox tie the game in the ninth, Vermont Mountaineers catcher Ciaran Devenney (Manalpan, N.J. / University of Massachusetts Lowell) delivered a two-out walk-off single to left center field to give Vermont a 6-5 New England Collegiate Baseball League win on Friday night.   Left fielder Cam Climo (Billerica, Mass. / University of Massach...


    July 12 vs Winnipesaukee

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    South Kingstown, RI- It was a back and forth game between Winnipesaukee and Ocean State Friday night, with Winnipesaukee coming out victorious, 8-6. Winnipesaukee would jump out to a quick 3-0 lead after the top of the first, but Ocean State would respond with two in the bottom of the second. After Winnipesaukee extended the lead to two in the top of the third, the Waves would respond with a big f...


    Gulls Can’t Stop Red-Hot Sharks

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass. - Newport (15-12) couldn’t stop the hottest team in the league as the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks (18-9) beat the Gulls by a score of 6-3 to extend their win streak to ten games. The Vineyard jumped ahead early after a leadoff home run off the bat of Nander De Sedas. The Sharks would score their second run in the second inning when Alan Burnsed doubled, late...


    Valley Blue Sox Overwhelm Mountaineers, 11-4

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:New England Collegiate Baseball League  

    HOLYOKE, Mass. – A dominant night at the plate for the Valley Blue Sox doomed the Vermont Mountaineers, who fell to the two-time defending league champs, 11-4, on Thursday night at McKenzie Stadium in New England Collegiate Baseball League action. The Blue Sox struck first in the opening inning when the Mountaineers could not capitalize on having two outs, as Travis Holt drove one to bring...