Baseball sweeps second straight doubleheader Monday
AUBURNDALE, FL – Collecting 28 hits and 29 runs in 12 innings against regional foe Genesee Community College on Monday (3/15), the #3 Herkimer Generals baseball team increased their current win streak to four games.
Collecting multiple runs batted in during game one was Jake Rouse (Milford, CT) and Patrick Dorrian (Kingston, NY). Rouse went 1-for-1 with three runs scored, three RBI and one walk. As for Dorrian, the sophomore went 1-for-4 with two runs scored, two RBI and one walk.
Others to join with RBI were Joseph Foran (Fort Ann, NY), Petar Rumora (Palisades Park, NJ), Anthony Yezzo Jr. (Rotterdam, NY), Christian Malave (Milford, CT) and Justin Kiesow (Frankfort, NY).
Getting the win in game one was Jack Jones (College Grove, TN). The freshman was one of four pitchers used in the game, watching Jones get his first win of the season, allowing only one hit in two innings of work.
As for game two, it was shortened to a five inning contest because of 10-run rule. Helping the team collect a season-high 19 hits was John Novenche (Clifton Park, NY), Kiesow, Patrick Dorrian (Kingston, NY) and Malave. Novenche went 4-for-4, Kiesow went 3-for-4, Dorrian went 3-for-4 and Malave went 3-for-3. Kiesow and Dorrian led the team with three runs batted in each, then Malave, Mike Bastis (South Windsor, CT) and Brandon Hubbard (Potomac, MD) each had two each.
Getting the start in game two was Joe DeSarro (Frankfort, NY). The sophomore went the entire game, getting the complete game, allowing six earned runs off of seven hits.
Herkimer’s last game of the spring trip is Wednesday (3/16). They’ll face Waubonsee who is undefeated on the season. Game times are 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. EST.
#3 Herkimer Generals 12, Genesee Cougars 8
GENERALS 430 103 1 | 2 9 2
COUGARS 170 000 0 | 8 10 3
WP: Jack Jones (1-0) LP: Cal Tygart; HR: Genesee 1 (Barleben); 2B: Herkimer 3 (Dorrian, Belen, Kiesow), Genesee 2 (Gonzalez, VanDongen); 3B: Herkimer 1 (Novenche), Genesee 1 (Gonzalez); RBI: Herkimer 10 (Rouse 3, Dorrian 2, Foran, Rumora, Yezzo Jr., Malave, Kiesow), Genesee 5 (Barleben 4, Gonzalez); Records: Herkimer 4-3, Genesee 1-4
#3 Herkimer Generals 17, Genesee Cougars 7
COUGARS 105 01 | 7 7 2
GENERALS 442 25 | 17 19 1
WP: Joe DeSarro LP: Casey Guary; 2B: Genesee 3 (Blackmon 2, Garcia, Warne), Herkimer 3 (Novenche, Dorrian, Malave); RBI: Herkimer 16 (Kiesow 3, Dorrian 3, Hubbar 2, Malave 2, Bastis 2, Musk 2, Belen, Novenche), Genesee 5 (Garcia, Gonzalez, Warne); Records: Generals 5-3, Genesee 1-5