9 Conference Championships

10 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2011 College World Series

March 15, 2017 Trinity (Conn.) at Western New Eng.

(3-2)
6
(5-2)
5
Line Score
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Trinity (Conn.) 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 1 0 6 11 2
Western New Eng. 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 9 3

Box Score

Trinity (Conn.) Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Matthew Toth lf 5 0 0 0 0 2 3
Ben Reinisch ss 5 1 0 0 0 0 0
Nick Dibenedetto 3b 4 2 3 0 1 0 0
Brendan Pierce cf 4 2 2 0 1 2 1
Tyler Forgione dh 5 0 2 2 0 1 0
Geoffrey Stillman cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cooper Mooney 2b 4 0 1 2 0 0 2
Jake Bennett 1b 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
Alex Herbst pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Carter Snyder 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Vultaggio rf 3 0 2 0 0 1 1
Alex Rodriguez c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2
Alex Shafer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colby Fortin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nicholas Fusco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dan Marini p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Erik Mohl p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 37 6 11 5 2 7 9
Batting
RBI: Tyler Forgione (2) , Cooper Mooney (2) , Jake Bennett
Sac: Cooper Mooney
Sac Fly: Jake Bennett
GDIP: Cooper Mooney
Fielding
E: Cooper Mooney , Ryan Vultaggio
DP: Ben Reinisch (3) , Cooper Mooney (2) , Jake Bennett (3) , Alex Shafer

Western New Eng. Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Alex Loparco ss 5 1 1 2 0 1 3
Jamie Schofield 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0
Erik Lacaire cf 5 0 2 1 0 2 0
Daniel Morin 1b 5 1 1 0 0 1 1
Ben LaCroix lf 3 0 1 0 2 0 2
Zac Nussbaum dh 2 1 1 0 2 1 0
Kevin Johnson 2b 2 1 1 1 2 0 1
Steve Rivela c 4 0 0 0 0 1 0
Joe Cassella rf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2
Jake Kawiecki p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cody Kozin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Scheid p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Vigliotti p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 5 9 5 6 7 9
Batting
2B: Alex Loparco , Ben LaCroix , Joe Cassella
RBI: Alex Loparco (2) , Erik Lacaire , Kevin Johnson , Joe Cassella
GDIP: Ben LaCroix , Joe Cassella (2)
Fielding
E: Jamie Schofield (2) , Daniel Morin
DP: Alex Loparco , Daniel Morin , Kevin Johnson

Trinity (Conn.) Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Alex Shafer 5.1 6 1 1 1 2 0
Colby Fortin 0.2 0 1 1 1 0 0
Nicholas Fusco 0.2 2 3 3 1 0 0
Dan Marini (W, 1-0) 0.1 1 0 0 3 1 0
Erik Mohl 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Brendan Pierce (Sv, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 9 5 5 6 7 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Alex Shafer (22) , Colby Fortin (2) , Nicholas Fusco (5) , Dan Marini (5) , Erik Mohl (4) , Brendan Pierce (3)
HBP: Erik Mohl
Pitches-Strikes: Alex Shafer (102-67), Colby Fortin (8-2), Nicholas Fusco (23-13), Dan Marini (26-11), Erik Mohl (23-13), Brendan Pierce (11-8)

Western New Eng. Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Jake Kawiecki 6.0 8 5 4 2 5 0
Cody Kozin 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Brian Scheid (L, 0-1) 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Matt Vigliotti 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 11 6 4 2 7 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Jake Kawiecki (27) , Cody Kozin (4) , Brian Scheid (6) , Matt Vigliotti (5)
HBP: Brian Scheid
Pitches-Strikes: Jake Kawiecki (87-60), Cody Kozin (14-10), Brian Scheid (11-8), Matt Vigliotti (15-10)

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
2nd Jake Bennett flied out to rf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Tyler Forgione advanced to third; Brendan Pierce scored. 1 - 0
2nd Kevin Johnson singled to right field, RBI; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third; Daniel Morin scored. 1 - 1
4th Tyler Forgione singled to left field, RBI; Nick Dibenedetto scored. 2 - 1
6th Tyler Forgione grounded out to 2b, RBI; Brendan Pierce advanced to second; Nick Dibenedetto advanced to third; Ben Reinisch scored, unearned. 3 - 1
6th Cooper Mooney singled up the middle, 2 RBI; Brendan Pierce scored; Nick Dibenedetto scored. 5 - 1
7th Joe Cassella doubled to left field, RBI; Kevin Johnson advanced to third; Zac Nussbaum scored. 5 - 2
7th Alex Loparco doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; Joe Cassella scored; Kevin Johnson scored. 5 - 4
7th Erik Lacaire singled to right field, advanced to second on an error by rf, RBI; Alex Loparco scored. 5 - 5
8th Alex Rodriguez reached first on an error by 1b; Ryan Vultaggio advanced to third; Alex Herbst scored, unearned. 6 - 5

Other Information

Location: Auburndale, Fla.
Stadium: Lake Myrtle Park - 7
Attendance: 120
Duration: 2:58
Weather: 48 degrees, sunny

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
2nd Jake Bennett flied out to rf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Tyler Forgione advanced to third; Brendan Pierce scored. 1 - 0
2nd Kevin Johnson singled to right field, RBI; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third; Daniel Morin scored. 1 - 1
4th Tyler Forgione singled to left field, RBI; Nick Dibenedetto scored. 2 - 1
6th Tyler Forgione grounded out to 2b, RBI; Brendan Pierce advanced to second; Nick Dibenedetto advanced to third; Ben Reinisch scored, unearned. 3 - 1
6th Cooper Mooney singled up the middle, 2 RBI; Brendan Pierce scored; Nick Dibenedetto scored. 5 - 1
7th Joe Cassella doubled to left field, RBI; Kevin Johnson advanced to third; Zac Nussbaum scored. 5 - 2
7th Alex Loparco doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; Joe Cassella scored; Kevin Johnson scored. 5 - 4
7th Erik Lacaire singled to right field, advanced to second on an error by rf, RBI; Alex Loparco scored. 5 - 5
8th Alex Rodriguez reached first on an error by 1b; Ryan Vultaggio advanced to third; Alex Herbst scored, unearned. 6 - 5

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

Matthew Toth struck out swinging, out at first c to 1b. (1 out)
Ben Reinisch flied out to lf. (2 out)
Nick Dibenedetto grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

Alex Loparco grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Jamie Schofield grounded out to 2b. (2 out)
Erik Lacaire flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

Brendan Pierce singled to shortstop.
Tyler Forgione singled to center field; Brendan Pierce advanced to second.
Cooper Mooney grounded out to p, SAC, bunt; Tyler Forgione advanced to second; Brendan Pierce advanced to third. (1 out)
Jake Bennett flied out to rf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Tyler Forgione advanced to third; Brendan Pierce scored.
Ryan Vultaggio struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

Daniel Morin singled through the left side.
Ben LaCroix walked; Daniel Morin advanced to second.
Zac Nussbaum singled to right field; Ben LaCroix advanced to second; Daniel Morin advanced to third.
Kevin Johnson singled to right field, RBI; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third; Daniel Morin scored.
Steve Rivela flied out to rf. (1 out)
Joe Cassella grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; Kevin Johnson out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

Alex Rodriguez grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Matthew Toth struck out swinging. (2 out)
Ben Reinisch grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

Alex Loparco grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Jamie Schofield grounded out to p unassisted. (2 out)
Erik Lacaire struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

Nick Dibenedetto singled, bunt.
Nick Dibenedetto stole second.
Brendan Pierce struck out swinging. (1 out)
Tyler Forgione singled to left field, RBI; Nick Dibenedetto scored.
Cooper Mooney grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; Tyler Forgione out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

Daniel Morin flied out to cf. (1 out)
Ben LaCroix doubled to left field.
Zac Nussbaum struck out swinging. (2 out)
Kevin Johnson grounded out to 3b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

Jake Bennett flied out to lf. (1 out)
Ryan Vultaggio singled, bunt.
Ryan Vultaggio stole second.
Alex Rodriguez singled to left field, advanced to second on the throw; Ryan Vultaggio out at third lf to 3b to c. (2 out)
Matthew Toth grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

Steve Rivela reached first on an error by 2b.
Joe Cassella grounded into double play p to ss to 1b; Steve Rivela out on the play. (2 out)
Alex Loparco flied out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 1 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

Ben Reinisch reached first on an error by 3b.
Nick Dibenedetto walked; Ben Reinisch advanced to second.
Nick Dibenedetto advanced to second on a passed ball; Ben Reinisch advanced to third on a passed ball.
Brendan Pierce walked.
Tyler Forgione grounded out to 2b, RBI; Brendan Pierce advanced to second; Nick Dibenedetto advanced to third; Ben Reinisch scored, unearned.
Cooper Mooney singled up the middle, 2 RBI; Brendan Pierce scored; Nick Dibenedetto scored.
Jake Bennett popped up to 2b. (2 out)
Ryan Vultaggio singled to shortstop; Cooper Mooney advanced to second.
Alex Rodriguez struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 2 Hits , 1 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

Jamie Schofield singled up the middle.
Jamie Schofield stole second.
Erik Lacaire singled through the left side; Jamie Schofield advanced to third.
Daniel Morin popped up to 2b. (1 out)
Colby Fortin to p for Alex Shafer.
Ben LaCroix grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; Erik Lacaire out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

Cody Kozin to p for Jake Kawiecki.
Matthew Toth grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Ben Reinisch grounded out to 1b unassisted. (2 out)
Nick Dibenedetto singled to center field.
Nick Dibenedetto stole second.
Brendan Pierce struck out looking. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

Zac Nussbaum walked.
Nicholas Fusco to p for Colby Fortin.
Kevin Johnson walked; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second.
Steve Rivela popped up to 2b. (1 out)
Joe Cassella doubled to left field, RBI; Kevin Johnson advanced to third; Zac Nussbaum scored.
Alex Loparco doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; Joe Cassella scored; Kevin Johnson scored.
Jamie Schofield lined out to cf. (2 out)
Dan Marini to p for Nicholas Fusco.
Erik Lacaire singled to right field, advanced to second on an error by rf, RBI; Alex Loparco scored.
Daniel Morin struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 4 Runs , 3 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 8th Inning

Brian Scheid to p for Cody Kozin.
Tyler Forgione flied out to cf. (1 out)
Cooper Mooney grounded out to ss. (2 out)
Jake Bennett reached first on an error by 3b.
Alex Herbst pinch ran for Jake Bennett.
Ryan Vultaggio hit by pitch; Alex Herbst advanced to second.
Alex Rodriguez reached first on an error by 1b; Ryan Vultaggio advanced to third; Alex Herbst scored, unearned.
Alex Rodriguez stole second.
Matthew Toth flied out to rf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 0 Hits , 2 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 8th Inning

Carter Snyder to 1b for Alex Herbst.
Ben LaCroix walked.
Zac Nussbaum walked; Ben LaCroix advanced to second.
Kevin Johnson walked; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third.
Erik Mohl to p for Dan Marini.
Steve Rivela struck out swinging. (1 out)
Joe Cassella struck out looking. (2 out)
Alex Loparco struck out looking. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 3 LOB

Top of 9th Inning

Matt Vigliotti to p for Brian Scheid.
Ben Reinisch grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Nick Dibenedetto singled to third base.
Brendan Pierce singled through the right side; Nick Dibenedetto advanced to second.
Tyler Forgione struck out swinging. (2 out)
Cooper Mooney grounded out to 1b unassisted. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 9th Inning

Jamie Schofield hit by pitch.
Brendan Pierce to p.
Geoffrey Stillman to cf for Tyler Forgione.
/ for Erik Mohl.
Erik Lacaire struck out swinging; Jamie Schofield advanced to second on a passed ball. (1 out)
Daniel Morin flied out to lf. (2 out)
Jamie Schofield advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Ben LaCroix fouled out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB