May 1, 2010
Baseball Sweeps Queens, 3-0 and 8-7
The Purple Knights did all their scoring in game one in the first inning, plating three runs on an RBI fielder choice by Ryan Barba (SO, Stratford, CT) and a two-run single by senior Kevin Clements (Vernon, CT).
In game two, sophomore Matt Ranaudo (Milford, CT) capped off a six-run rally in the bottom of the seventh inning with a game-winning single to right field to give Bridgeport an 8-7 win.
Ryan Barba had three hits for UB in game two plus senior Luke Abraham (Cumberland, RI) and sophomore Cody Quinn (Milford, CT) added two hits a piece to pace a 12-hit Purple Knights' attack.
Junior Anthony Plomitallo (New Hyde Park, NY) got the winning in game two pitching 1.2 innings of scoreless relief. Plomitallo is now 3-4 on the year.
Bridgeport and Queens will close out the 2010 season with the rubber game of their five-game East Coast Conference series on Sunday afternoon. Game time is 2:00 p.m. and the contest will be played at West Haven (CT) High School.