9 Conference Championships

10 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2011 College World Series

April 15, 2017 Rensselaer at Western New Eng.

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8
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Line Score
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Rensselaer 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 8 13 1
Western New Eng. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0

Box Score

Rensselaer Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Weston Hawkins cf 4 0 2 3 0 1 0
Jeff Sitarski 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 2
Sam Lawrence 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 0
Justin Valente c 4 0 1 1 0 0 0
Jason Ramos dh 3 1 2 0 1 0 1
Ethann Meister ss 4 2 2 2 0 2 2
Thomas Desmond rf 2 2 1 1 1 0 2
J.t. Sawyer 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0
Christian Spagnuola lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 0
Yahriel Jimenez 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Brendan McNerney p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Christopher Palmiero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Adam Aponte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 31 8 13 7 4 5 7
Batting
2B: Weston Hawkins , Sam Lawrence , Justin Valente
3B: Ethann Meister
RBI: Weston Hawkins (3) , Justin Valente , Ethann Meister (2) , Thomas Desmond
GDIP: Weston Hawkins , J.t. Sawyer , Christian Spagnuola
Fielding
E: J.t. Sawyer

Western New Eng. Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Kevin Johnson 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Daniel Morin 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2
Alex Loparco ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
Ben LaCroix lf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1
Erik Lacaire cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
Aaron Rios dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
Jared Rosenblatt 3b 3 0 1 0 0 2 0
Joe Cassella rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Steve Rivela c 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
Sean Halligan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wes Walton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeremy Morris p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cody Kozin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 25 0 3 0 1 9 5
Batting
2B: Jared Rosenblatt
Fielding
DP: Kevin Johnson (3) , Daniel Morin (3) , Alex Loparco (2) , Jared Rosenblatt

Rensselaer Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Brendan McNerney 3.0 1 0 0 1 3 0
Christopher Palmiero (W, 3-1) 3.0 2 0 0 0 4 0
Adam Aponte 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 7.0 3 0 0 1 9 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Brendan McNerney (11) , Christopher Palmiero (11) , Adam Aponte (4)
Pitches-Strikes: Brendan McNerney (44-31), Christopher Palmiero (43-27), Adam Aponte (8-7)

Western New Eng. Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Sean Halligan (L, 2-2) 4.0 11 8 8 3 3 0
Wes Walton 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jeremy Morris 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0
Cody Kozin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 7.0 13 8 8 4 5 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Sean Halligan (25) , Wes Walton (3) , Jeremy Morris (5) , Cody Kozin (3)
HBP: Cody Kozin
Pitches-Strikes: Sean Halligan (82-49), Wes Walton (10-4), Jeremy Morris (16-11), Cody Kozin (14-8)

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st Justin Valente flied out to cf, RBI; Sam Lawrence advanced to third; Jeff Sitarski scored. 1 - 0
2nd Christian Spagnuola grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; J.T. Sawyer out on the play; Thomas Desmond advanced to third; Ethann Meister scored. 2 - 0
2nd Weston Hawkins singled to shortstop, RBI; Thomas Desmond scored. 3 - 0
3rd Ethann Meister tripled to right center, 2 RBI; Jason Ramos scored; Sam Lawrence scored. 5 - 0
3rd Thomas Desmond singled to center field, RBI; Ethann Meister scored. 6 - 0
3rd Weston Hawkins doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; J.T. Sawyer scored; Thomas Desmond scored. 8 - 0

Other Information

Location: Springfield, Mass.
Stadium: Trelease Park
Attendance: 101
Duration: 1:50
Umpires: Home plate - John Neves , First base - Joe Williams
Weather: 67 degrees, sunny

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st Justin Valente flied out to cf, RBI; Sam Lawrence advanced to third; Jeff Sitarski scored. 1 - 0
2nd Christian Spagnuola grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; J.T. Sawyer out on the play; Thomas Desmond advanced to third; Ethann Meister scored. 2 - 0
2nd Weston Hawkins singled to shortstop, RBI; Thomas Desmond scored. 3 - 0
3rd Ethann Meister tripled to right center, 2 RBI; Jason Ramos scored; Sam Lawrence scored. 5 - 0
3rd Thomas Desmond singled to center field, RBI; Ethann Meister scored. 6 - 0
3rd Weston Hawkins doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; J.T. Sawyer scored; Thomas Desmond scored. 8 - 0

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

Weston Hawkins struck out swinging. (1 out)
Jeff Sitarski singled to right center.
Jeff Sitarski stole second.
Sam Lawrence walked.
Sam Lawrence advanced to second on a balk; Jeff Sitarski advanced to third on a balk.
Justin Valente flied out to cf, RBI; Sam Lawrence advanced to third; Jeff Sitarski scored.
Jason Ramos flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

Kevin Johnson fouled out to 1b. (1 out)
Daniel Morin struck out swinging. (2 out)
Alex Loparco struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

Ethann Meister singled to left center.
Ethann Meister advanced to second on a passed ball.
Thomas Desmond walked.
J.T. Sawyer singled, bunt; Thomas Desmond advanced to second; Ethann Meister advanced to third.
Christian Spagnuola grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; J.T. Sawyer out on the play; Thomas Desmond advanced to third; Ethann Meister scored.
Weston Hawkins singled to shortstop, RBI; Thomas Desmond scored.
Weston Hawkins stole second.
Jeff Sitarski flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 2 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

Ben LaCroix grounded out to 2b. (1 out)
Erik Lacaire struck out swinging. (2 out)
Aaron Rios out at first 2b to p. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

Sam Lawrence doubled to left center.
Justin Valente flied out to rf. (1 out)
Jason Ramos walked.
Ethann Meister tripled to right center, 2 RBI; Jason Ramos scored; Sam Lawrence scored.
Thomas Desmond singled to center field, RBI; Ethann Meister scored.
J.T. Sawyer singled through the left side; Thomas Desmond advanced to second.
J.T. Sawyer advanced to second; Thomas Desmond advanced to third on a balk.
Christian Spagnuola struck out looking. (2 out)
Weston Hawkins doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; J.T. Sawyer scored; Thomas Desmond scored.
Jeff Sitarski grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 5 Runs , 5 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

Jared Rosenblatt doubled to center field.
Joe Cassella grounded out to ss; Jared Rosenblatt advanced to third. (1 out)
Steve Rivela walked.
Kevin Johnson flied out to cf. (2 out)
Daniel Morin popped up to 3b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

Sam Lawrence grounded out to p. (1 out)
Justin Valente doubled to left center.
Jason Ramos singled through the left side; Justin Valente advanced to third.
Ethann Meister struck out swinging. (2 out)
Thomas Desmond grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

Christopher Palmiero to p for Brendan McNerney.
Alex Loparco grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Ben LaCroix singled to right field.
Erik Lacaire flied out to rf. (2 out)
Aaron Rios flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

Wes Walton to p for Sean Halligan.
J.T. Sawyer flied out to cf. (1 out)
Christian Spagnuola walked.
Weston Hawkins grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; Christian Spagnuola out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

Jared Rosenblatt struck out swinging. (1 out)
Joe Cassella grounded out to 2b. (2 out)
Steve Rivela struck out looking. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

Jeremy Morris to p for Wes Walton.
Jeff Sitarski singled up the middle.
Sam Lawrence popped up to 2b. (1 out)
Justin Valente lined out to 3b. (2 out)
Jason Ramos singled to center field; Jeff Sitarski advanced to second.
Ethann Meister struck out looking. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

Kevin Johnson singled to center field.
Daniel Morin popped up to 1b. (1 out)
Alex Loparco struck out looking. (2 out)
Ben LaCroix struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

Cody Kozin to p for Jeremy Morris.
Thomas Desmond hit by pitch.
J.T. Sawyer grounded into double play 3b to 2b to 1b; Thomas Desmond out on the play. (2 out)
Yahriel Jimenez pinch hit for Christian Spagnuola.
Yahriel Jimenez struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

Yahriel Jimenez to lf.
Adam Aponte to p for Christopher Palmiero.
Jeff Sitarski to lf.
Yahriel Jimenez to 2b.
Erik Lacaire reached first on a fielding error by 3b.
Aaron Rios struck out looking. (1 out)
Jared Rosenblatt struck out swinging; Erik Lacaire advanced to second on a wild pitch. (2 out)
Joe Cassella flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB