10 Conference Championships

11 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2011 College World Series

March 28, 2019 Western New Eng. at Mass.-Boston

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20
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8
Line Score
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Western New Eng. 2 0 2 0 7 0 3 0 6 20 19 1
Mass.-Boston 0 0 0 1 4 3 0 0 0 8 10 3

Box Score

Western New Eng. Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Brian Valeriano c 7 3 3 3 0 2 2
Alex Loparco ss 6 3 3 2 1 0 1
Erik Lacaire cf 5 3 3 1 2 0 1
Joe Cassella dh 4 2 0 2 1 1 0
Ben Harrison ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Kevin Johnson 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ben LaCroix lf 5 3 2 4 1 1 0
Aaron Rios 3b 5 2 4 3 1 0 0
Zac Nussbaum 1b 5 2 2 2 1 1 1
Joe Webber rf 3 2 1 2 3 0 0
Sebby Grignano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 4
Mackenzie Palmer ph 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Kevin Besko p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Kohl p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Zebrowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Will Krasovec p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Hamel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Patrick Westerlind p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 46 20 19 20 10 7 11
Batting
2B: Ben LaCroix (2) , Zac Nussbaum (2)
3B: Brian Valeriano
HR: Brian Valeriano
RBI: Brian Valeriano (3) , Alex Loparco (2) , Erik Lacaire , Joe Cassella (2) , Ben LaCroix (4) , Aaron Rios (3) , Zac Nussbaum (2) , Joe Webber (2) , Mackenzie Palmer
Sac: Joe Cassella , Sebby Grignano
Baserunning
SB: Alex Loparco (2) , Aaron Rios , Joe Webber (2)
CS: Erik Lacaire
Fielding
E: Sebby Grignano
DP: Alex Loparco , Aaron Rios , Zac Nussbaum (2)

Mass.-Boston Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Eddie Riley 3b 3 1 1 0 2 1 0
Kyle Boudrias 1b 4 1 1 4 1 1 2
Nick Herzog rf 4 0 0 0 1 0 0
Anthony Cecere lf 3 1 2 0 0 0 0
Brandon Cellucci ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nick Palma lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ryan McCormick c 4 0 1 1 1 0 0
Charlie Huegi ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Penney ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nick Cotraro dh 5 1 1 0 0 0 1
Kyle Brezinski 2b 3 2 1 0 0 1 0
Danny Brown cf 3 2 2 3 0 1 2
Joe Maguire p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Demma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Munro p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ben Gottesman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Tramondozzi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aaron Bolduc p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nick Lepore p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 36 8 10 8 5 5 8
Batting
2B: Eddie Riley , Anthony Cecere
HR: Kyle Boudrias , Danny Brown
RBI: Kyle Boudrias (4) , Ryan McCormick , Danny Brown (3)
GIDP: Ryan McCormick
Baserunning
SB: Danny Brown
Fielding
E: Eddie Riley (2) , Kyle Brezinski

Western New Eng. Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Kevin Besko (W, 1-0) 5.0 5 5 5 2 0 1
Brandon Kohl 0.2 4 3 3 0 0 1
Jeff Zebrowski 0.1 0 0 0 3 0 0
Will Krasovec 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Bob Hamel 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Patrick Westerlind 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 9.0 10 8 8 5 5 2
Pitching
Batters faced: Kevin Besko (22) , Brandon Kohl (6) , Jeff Zebrowski (5) , Will Krasovec (3) , Bob Hamel (3) , Patrick Westerlind (4)
HBP: Kevin Besko (2)
Pitches-Strikes: Kevin Besko (75-43), Brandon Kohl (26-15), Jeff Zebrowski (21-7), Will Krasovec (9-8), Bob Hamel (17-10), Patrick Westerlind (16-11)

Mass.-Boston Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Joe Maguire (L, 0-1) 4.1 8 7 5 1 3 1
Matt Demma 0.2 3 4 4 2 1 0
Chris Munro 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0
Ben Gottesman 0.2 3 3 3 1 1 0
Bobby Tramondozzi 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Aaron Bolduc 0.0 1 3 3 2 0 0
Nick Lepore 1.0 3 3 2 1 1 0
Totals 9.0 19 20 17 10 7 1
Pitching
Batters faced: Joe Maguire (23) , Matt Demma (7) , Chris Munro (6) , Ben Gottesman (6) , Bobby Tramondozzi (5) , Aaron Bolduc (3) , Nick Lepore (8)
Pitches-Strikes: Joe Maguire (65-48), Matt Demma (29-13), Chris Munro (28-16), Ben Gottesman (22-12), Bobby Tramondozzi (22-10), Aaron Bolduc (14-9), Nick Lepore (24-14)

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st E. Lacaire grounded out to ss up the middle, RBI; A. Loparco advanced to third; B. Valeriano scored, unearned. 1 - 0
1st J. Cassella grounded out to 2b, RBI; A. Loparco scored, unearned. 2 - 0
3rd B. Valeriano homered, RBI. 3 - 0
3rd J. Cassella out at first 2b to p, RBI; E. Lacaire advanced to second; A. Loparco scored. 4 - 0
4th R. McCormick singled up the middle, RBI; A. Cecere scored. 4 - 1
5th B. LaCroix doubled to center field, 2 RBI; E. Lacaire scored; A. Loparco scored. 6 - 1
5th Z. Nussbaum doubled to right field, RBI; A. Rios advanced to third; B. LaCroix scored. 7 - 1
5th J. Webber walked, RBI; Z. Nussbaum advanced to third on a passed ball; A. Rios scored on a passed ball. 8 - 1
5th B. Valeriano tripled to center field, 2 RBI; J. Webber scored; Z. Nussbaum scored. 10 - 1
5th A. Loparco singled to right field, RBI; B. Valeriano scored. 11 - 1
5th K. Boudrias homered, 4 RBI; E. Riley scored; D. Brown scored; K. Brezinski scored. 11 - 5
6th D. Brown homered, 3 RBI; K. Brezinski scored; N. Cotraro scored. 11 - 8
7th B. LaCroix doubled to right center, 2 RBI; J. Cassella scored; E. Lacaire scored. 13 - 8
7th A. Rios singled to left center, RBI; B. LaCroix scored. 14 - 8
9th A. Rios singled through the right side, 2 RBI; B. LaCroix advanced to second; J. Cassella scored; E. Lacaire scored. 16 - 8
9th Z. Nussbaum doubled to left center, RBI; A. Rios advanced to third; B. LaCroix scored. 17 - 8
9th J. Webber singled to right field, RBI; Z. Nussbaum advanced to third; A. Rios scored. 18 - 8
9th M. Palmer reached on a fielder's choice, advanced to second, RBI; J. Webber advanced to second on an error by 2b, advanced to third; Z. Nussbaum scored. 19 - 8
9th A. Loparco grounded out to ss up the middle, RBI; M. Palmer advanced to third; J. Webber scored, unearned. 20 - 8

Other Information

Location: Boston, Mass
Stadium: Monan Park
Attendance: 100
Duration: 3:25
Umpires: Home plate - Tom Ryberg , First base - Sam Finn
Weather: Sunny and Windy

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st E. Lacaire grounded out to ss up the middle, RBI; A. Loparco advanced to third; B. Valeriano scored, unearned. 1 - 0
1st J. Cassella grounded out to 2b, RBI; A. Loparco scored, unearned. 2 - 0
3rd B. Valeriano homered, RBI. 3 - 0
3rd J. Cassella out at first 2b to p, RBI; E. Lacaire advanced to second; A. Loparco scored. 4 - 0
4th R. McCormick singled up the middle, RBI; A. Cecere scored. 4 - 1
5th B. LaCroix doubled to center field, 2 RBI; E. Lacaire scored; A. Loparco scored. 6 - 1
5th Z. Nussbaum doubled to right field, RBI; A. Rios advanced to third; B. LaCroix scored. 7 - 1
5th J. Webber walked, RBI; Z. Nussbaum advanced to third on a passed ball; A. Rios scored on a passed ball. 8 - 1
5th B. Valeriano tripled to center field, 2 RBI; J. Webber scored; Z. Nussbaum scored. 10 - 1
5th A. Loparco singled to right field, RBI; B. Valeriano scored. 11 - 1
5th K. Boudrias homered, 4 RBI; E. Riley scored; D. Brown scored; K. Brezinski scored. 11 - 5
6th D. Brown homered, 3 RBI; K. Brezinski scored; N. Cotraro scored. 11 - 8
7th B. LaCroix doubled to right center, 2 RBI; J. Cassella scored; E. Lacaire scored. 13 - 8
7th A. Rios singled to left center, RBI; B. LaCroix scored. 14 - 8
9th A. Rios singled through the right side, 2 RBI; B. LaCroix advanced to second; J. Cassella scored; E. Lacaire scored. 16 - 8
9th Z. Nussbaum doubled to left center, RBI; A. Rios advanced to third; B. LaCroix scored. 17 - 8
9th J. Webber singled to right field, RBI; Z. Nussbaum advanced to third; A. Rios scored. 18 - 8
9th M. Palmer reached on a fielder's choice, advanced to second, RBI; J. Webber advanced to second on an error by 2b, advanced to third; Z. Nussbaum scored. 19 - 8
9th A. Loparco grounded out to ss up the middle, RBI; M. Palmer advanced to third; J. Webber scored, unearned. 20 - 8

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

B. Valeriano singled to left field.
A. Loparco reached first on an error by 3b; B. Valeriano advanced to third.
A. Loparco stole second.
E. Lacaire grounded out to ss up the middle, RBI; A. Loparco advanced to third; B. Valeriano scored, unearned.
J. Cassella grounded out to 2b, RBI; A. Loparco scored, unearned.
B. LaCroix grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 2 Runs , 1 Hits , 1 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

E. Riley grounded out to ss. (1 out)
K. Boudrias out at first 1b to p. (2 out)
N. Herzog lined out to rf to right center. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

A. Rios grounded out to c. (1 out)
Z. Nussbaum struck out swinging. (2 out)
J. Webber reached first on an error by 3b.
J. Webber stole second.
S. Grignano struck out looking. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

A. Cecere singled up the middle.
R. McCormick grounded into double play ss to 1b; A. Cecere out on the play. (2 out)
C. Huegi grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

B. Valeriano homered, RBI.
A. Loparco singled up the middle.
A. Loparco stole second.
E. Lacaire singled through the left side; A. Loparco advanced to third.
J. Cassella out at first 2b to p, RBI; E. Lacaire advanced to second; A. Loparco scored.
B. LaCroix struck out looking. (2 out)
E. Lacaire out at third c to 3b, caught stealing. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 2 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

N. Cotraro grounded out to ss. (1 out)
K. Brezinski grounded out to 3b. (2 out)
D. Brown hit by pitch.
D. Brown stole second.
E. Riley walked.
K. Boudrias flied out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

A. Rios singled to right center.
Z. Nussbaum fouled out to 3b. (1 out)
J. Webber grounded out to 1b unassisted; A. Rios advanced to second. (2 out)
S. Grignano singled through the left side; A. Rios advanced to third.
B. Valeriano popped up to 1b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

N. Herzog grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
A. Cecere doubled to left field.
A. Cecere advanced to third on a wild pitch.
R. McCormick singled up the middle, RBI; A. Cecere scored.
C. Huegi grounded into double play 3b to 1b; R. McCormick out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

A. Loparco walked.
E. Lacaire singled through the left side; A. Loparco advanced to second.
J. Cassella grounded out to 3b, SAC, bunt; E. Lacaire advanced to second; A. Loparco advanced to third. (1 out)
B. LaCroix doubled to center field, 2 RBI; E. Lacaire scored; A. Loparco scored.
M. Demma to p for J. Maguire.
A. Rios walked.
Z. Nussbaum doubled to right field, RBI; A. Rios advanced to third; B. LaCroix scored.
J. Webber walked, RBI; Z. Nussbaum advanced to third on a passed ball; A. Rios scored on a passed ball.
S. Grignano struck out swinging. (2 out)
B. Valeriano tripled to center field, 2 RBI; J. Webber scored; Z. Nussbaum scored.
A. Loparco singled to right field, RBI; B. Valeriano scored.
E. Lacaire reached on a fielder's choice; A. Loparco out at second 3b to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 7 Runs , 5 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

N. Cotraro grounded out to 2b. (1 out)
K. Brezinski hit by pitch.
D. Brown singled to center field; K. Brezinski advanced to second.
D. Brown advanced to second on a wild pitch; K. Brezinski advanced to third on a wild pitch.
E. Riley walked.
K. Boudrias homered, 4 RBI; E. Riley scored; D. Brown scored; K. Brezinski scored.
N. Herzog grounded out to ss. (2 out)
A. Cecere out at first 1b to p. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 4 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

C. Munro to p for M. Demma.
J. Cassella struck out swinging. (1 out)
B. LaCroix flied out to cf. (2 out)
A. Rios singled up the middle.
A. Rios stole second.
Z. Nussbaum walked.
J. Webber walked; Z. Nussbaum advanced to second; A. Rios advanced to third.
S. Grignano reached on a fielder's choice; J. Webber out at second ss to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 3 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

B. Kohl to p for K. Besko.
R. McCormick flied out to cf. (1 out)
C. Huegi grounded out to 2b. (2 out)
N. Cotraro singled to right field.
K. Brezinski singled to left field; N. Cotraro advanced to second.
D. Brown homered, 3 RBI; K. Brezinski scored; N. Cotraro scored.
E. Riley doubled to center field.
J. Zebrowski to p for B. Kohl.
E. Riley advanced to third on a wild pitch.
K. Boudrias walked.
N. Herzog walked; K. Boudrias advanced to second.
B. Cellucci pinch hit for A. Cecere.
B. Cellucci reached on a fielder's choice up the middle; N. Herzog out at second ss unassisted. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 4 Hits , 0 Errors , 3 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

N. Palma to lf for B. Cellucci.
B. Gottesman to p for C. Munro.
B. Valeriano struck out swinging. (1 out)
A. Loparco singled to right field.
E. Lacaire walked; A. Loparco advanced to second.
J. Cassella reached on a fielder's choice; E. Lacaire advanced to second; A. Loparco out at third p to 3b.
B. LaCroix doubled to right center, 2 RBI; J. Cassella scored; E. Lacaire scored.
A. Rios singled to left center, RBI; B. LaCroix scored.
B. Tramondoz to p for B. Gottesman.
Z. Nussbaum flied out to cf to right center. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

R. McCormick walked.
C. Huegi reached first on an error by 2b; R. McCormick advanced to second.
W. Krasovec to p for J. Zebrowski.
N. Cotraro grounded out to 1b unassisted; C. Huegi advanced to second; R. McCormick advanced to third. (1 out)
K. Brezinski struck out swinging. (2 out)
D. Brown struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 1 Errors , 2 LOB

Top of 8th Inning

J. Webber walked.
S. Grignano grounded out to 1b unassisted, SAC, bunt; J. Webber advanced to second. (1 out)
J. Webber stole third.
B. Valeriano grounded out to p. (2 out)
A. Loparco grounded out to 3b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 8th Inning

B. Hamel to p for W. Krasovec.
E. Riley struck out looking. (1 out)
K. Boudrias struck out swinging. (2 out)
N. Herzog lined out to 1b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 9th Inning

A. Bolduc to p for B. Tramondoz.
E. Lacaire singled.
J. Cassella walked; E. Lacaire advanced to second.
B. LaCroix walked; J. Cassella advanced to second; E. Lacaire advanced to third.
N. Lepore to p for A. Bolduc.
A. Rios singled through the right side, 2 RBI; B. LaCroix advanced to second; J. Cassella scored; E. Lacaire scored.
Z. Nussbaum doubled to left center, RBI; A. Rios advanced to third; B. LaCroix scored.
J. Webber singled to right field, RBI; Z. Nussbaum advanced to third; A. Rios scored.
M. Palmer pinch hit for S. Grignano.
M. Palmer reached on a fielder's choice, advanced to second, RBI; J. Webber advanced to second on an error by 2b, advanced to third; Z. Nussbaum scored.
B. Valeriano struck out swinging. (1 out)
A. Loparco grounded out to ss up the middle, RBI; M. Palmer advanced to third; J. Webber scored, unearned.
E. Lacaire walked.
B. Harrison pinch hit for J. Cassella.
B. Harrison grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 6 Runs , 4 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 9th Inning

K. Johnson to 2b for B. Harrison.
P. Westerlin to p for B. Hamel.
N. Palma singled through the left side.
R. McCormick flied out to cf. (1 out)
K. Penney pinch hit for C. Huegi.
K. Penney struck out looking. (2 out)
N. Cotraro out at first ss to 2b up the middle; N. Palma advanced to second. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB