9 Conference Championships

10 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2011 College World Series

March 11, 2018 Western New Eng. at Brandeis

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

Box Score

Western New Eng. Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Kevin Johnson 2b 1 2 0 1 1 0 0
Alex Loparco ss 5 0 4 2 0 1 0
Erik Lacaire cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 1
Zac Nussbaum 1b 4 0 1 2 0 1 2
Jared Rosenblatt 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 3
Ben LaCroix lf 1 1 0 0 3 0 0
Aaron Rios dh 2 1 0 0 1 0 0
Brian Valeriano c 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
Jackson Lathrop rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2
Joe Cassella rf 2 1 2 2 0 0 0
Kevin Besko p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Zebrowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Searles p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cody Kozin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 29 7 8 7 6 6 8
Batting
2B: Alex Loparco , Zac Nussbaum
RBI: Kevin Johnson , Alex Loparco (2) , Zac Nussbaum (2) , Joe Cassella (2)
Sac: Kevin Johnson , Aaron Rios
Sac Fly: Kevin Johnson
Baserunning
SB: Kevin Johnson , Alex Loparco (2) , Erik Lacaire , Joe Cassella
CS: Ben LaCroix
Fielding
E: Kevin Johnson
DP: Kevin Johnson , Alex Loparco , Zac Nussbaum

Brandeis Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Donnie Weisse lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1
Mike Khoury 3b 2 0 1 0 2 0 0
Victor Oppenheimer ss 2 0 0 0 1 0 3
Dan Frey cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2
Isaac Fossas 1b 4 2 2 0 0 0 1
Dan O'Leary rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Tommy Sand dh 3 1 2 1 1 0 0
Brian Shaw c 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alex Parrott ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Scott Ziegler 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
Darren Bates ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Bradley Bousquet p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jackson Carman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Daniel Schupper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Musto p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 28 3 8 2 5 2 9
Batting
2B: Isaac Fossas
RBI: Donnie Weisse , Tommy Sand
Sac: Victor Oppenheimer , Dan O'Leary , Brian Shaw
GIDP: Brian Shaw
Fielding
E: Scott Ziegler

Western New Eng. Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Kevin Besko 4.0 5 3 3 5 0 0
Jeff Zebrowski 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0
Ryan Searles (W, 1-0) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Cody Kozin 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 8.0 8 3 3 5 2 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Kevin Besko (21) , Jeff Zebrowski (6) , Ryan Searles (5) , Cody Kozin (4)
Pitches-Strikes: Kevin Besko (64-35), Jeff Zebrowski (23-14), Ryan Searles (18-9), Cody Kozin (17-7)

Brandeis Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Bradley Bousquet 3.1 3 2 2 4 5 0
Jackson Carman 3.0 2 1 1 0 0 0
Daniel Schupper (L, 0-1) 0.2 1 1 1 2 1 0
Brandon Musto 1.0 2 3 0 0 0 0
Totals 8.0 8 7 4 6 6 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Bradley Bousquet (16) , Jackson Carman (12) , Daniel Schupper (5) , Brandon Musto (6)
HBP: Jackson Carman
Pitches-Strikes: Bradley Bousquet (72-42), Jackson Carman (42-24), Daniel Schupper (18-7), Brandon Musto (16-11)

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st A. Loparco singled to left center, RBI; K. Johnson scored. 1 - 0
2nd B. Shaw grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; T. Sand out on the play; D. O'Leary advanced to third; I. Fossas scored. 1 - 1
3rd Z. Nussbaum doubled down the lf line, RBI; E. Lacaire scored. 2 - 1
4th T. Sand singled to third base, RBI; I. Fossas scored. 2 - 2
4th D. Weisse singled to center field, RBI; S. Ziegler advanced to second; T. Sand scored. 2 - 3
5th Z. Nussbaum grounded out to 2b, RBI; A. Loparco advanced to third; K. Johnson scored. 3 - 3
8th J. Cassella singled to left field, 2 RBI; B. Valeriano advanced to second; A. Rios scored, unearned; B. LaCroix scored. 5 - 3
8th K. Johnson flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; B. Valeriano scored, unearned. 6 - 3
8th A. Loparco doubled down the lf line, RBI; J. Cassella scored, unearned. 7 - 3

Other Information

Location: Northborough, Mass.
Stadium: NE Baseball Complex
Attendance: 75
Duration: 2:24
Weather: chilly, sunny

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st A. Loparco singled to left center, RBI; K. Johnson scored. 1 - 0
2nd B. Shaw grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; T. Sand out on the play; D. O'Leary advanced to third; I. Fossas scored. 1 - 1
3rd Z. Nussbaum doubled down the lf line, RBI; E. Lacaire scored. 2 - 1
4th T. Sand singled to third base, RBI; I. Fossas scored. 2 - 2
4th D. Weisse singled to center field, RBI; S. Ziegler advanced to second; T. Sand scored. 2 - 3
5th Z. Nussbaum grounded out to 2b, RBI; A. Loparco advanced to third; K. Johnson scored. 3 - 3
8th J. Cassella singled to left field, 2 RBI; B. Valeriano advanced to second; A. Rios scored, unearned; B. LaCroix scored. 5 - 3
8th K. Johnson flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; B. Valeriano scored, unearned. 6 - 3
8th A. Loparco doubled down the lf line, RBI; J. Cassella scored, unearned. 7 - 3

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

K. Johnson walked.
K. Johnson stole second.
A. Loparco singled to left center, RBI; K. Johnson scored.
A. Loparco stole second.
E. Lacaire struck out looking. (1 out)
Z. Nussbaum struck out looking. (2 out)
J. Rosenblat struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

D. Weisse grounded out to p, bunt. (1 out)
M. Khoury flied out to lf. (2 out)
V. Oppenheim walked.
D. Frey reached on a fielder's choice; V. Oppenheim out at second ss to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

B. LaCroix walked.
A. Rios flied out to cf. (1 out)
B. Valeriano popped up to 1b. (2 out)
J. Lathrop struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

I. Fossas singled up the middle.
D. O'Leary singled through the left side; I. Fossas advanced to second.
T. Sand walked; D. O'Leary advanced to second; I. Fossas advanced to third.
B. Shaw grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; T. Sand out on the play; D. O'Leary advanced to third; I. Fossas scored.
S. Ziegler grounded out ss to 2b to 1b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

K. Johnson grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
A. Loparco singled through the left side.
E. Lacaire reached on a fielder's choice; A. Loparco out at second ss to 2b. (2 out)
E. Lacaire stole second.
Z. Nussbaum doubled down the lf line, RBI; E. Lacaire scored.
J. Rosenblat struck out looking. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

D. Weisse popped up to lf. (1 out)
M. Khoury walked.
V. Oppenheim reached on a fielder's choice; M. Khoury out at second 3b to 2b. (2 out)
V. Oppenheim advanced to second on a throwing error by 2b.
D. Frey popped up to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

B. LaCroix walked.
B. LaCroix out at second c to ss, caught stealing. (1 out)
A. Rios walked.
J. Carman to p for B. Bousquet.
A. Rios advanced to second on a wild pitch.
B. Valeriano popped up to cf. (2 out)
J. Lathrop popped up to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

I. Fossas doubled to left center.
D. O'Leary out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt; I. Fossas advanced to third. (1 out)
T. Sand singled to third base, RBI; I. Fossas scored.
B. Shaw walked; T. Sand advanced to second.
S. Ziegler reached on a fielder's choice; B. Shaw out at second ss unassisted; T. Sand advanced to third. (2 out)
D. Weisse singled to center field, RBI; S. Ziegler advanced to second; T. Sand scored.
M. Khoury walked; D. Weisse advanced to second; S. Ziegler advanced to third.
V. Oppenheim grounded out to c unassisted. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 2 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 3 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

K. Johnson hit by pitch.
A. Loparco singled to left center; K. Johnson advanced to second.
E. Lacaire flied out to rf; K. Johnson advanced to third. (1 out)
A. Loparco stole second.
Z. Nussbaum grounded out to 2b, RBI; A. Loparco advanced to third; K. Johnson scored.
J. Rosenblat grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

J. Zebrowski to p for K. Besko.
D. Frey struck out looking. (1 out)
I. Fossas grounded out to ss. (2 out)
D. O'Leary flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

B. LaCroix flied out to rf. (1 out)
A. Rios grounded out to ss. (2 out)
B. Valeriano fouled out to 1b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

T. Sand singled to right center.
B. Shaw grounded out to p, SAC, bunt; T. Sand advanced to second. (1 out)
S. Ziegler struck out swinging. (2 out)
R. Searles to p for J. Zebrowski.
T. Sand advanced to third on a wild pitch.
D. Weisse grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

J. Cassella pinch hit for J. Lathrop.
J. Cassella singled to center field.
K. Johnson grounded out to 3b, SAC, bunt; J. Cassella advanced to second. (1 out)
D. Schupper to p for J. Carman.
J. Cassella stole third.
A. Loparco struck out swinging. (2 out)
E. Lacaire walked.
Z. Nussbaum grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

J. Cassella to rf.
M. Khoury singled through the right side.
V. Oppenheim out at first 3b to 2b, SAC, bunt; M. Khoury advanced to second. (1 out)
D. Frey flied out to lf. (2 out)
I. Fossas flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 8th Inning

J. Rosenblat singled to left field.
B. LaCroix walked; J. Rosenblat advanced to second.
B. Musto to p for D. Schupper.
A. Rios reached first on an error by 2b, assist by p, SAC, bunt; B. LaCroix advanced to second; J. Rosenblat advanced to third.
B. Valeriano reached on a fielder's choice; A. Rios advanced to second; B. LaCroix advanced to third; J. Rosenblat out at home p to c.
J. Cassella singled to left field, 2 RBI; B. Valeriano advanced to second; A. Rios scored, unearned; B. LaCroix scored.
J. Cassella advanced to second; B. Valeriano advanced to third on a balk.
K. Johnson flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; B. Valeriano scored, unearned.
A. Loparco doubled down the lf line, RBI; J. Cassella scored, unearned.
E. Lacaire flied out to cf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 4 Runs , 3 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 8th Inning

C. Kozin to p for R. Searles.
D. O'Leary grounded out to ss. (1 out)
T. Sand grounded out to 2b. (2 out)
A. Parrott pinch hit for B. Shaw.
A. Parrott singled to second base.
D. Bates pinch hit for S. Ziegler.
D. Bates popped up to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB