Teams: Baseball: Schedule & Results
JUMBOS FINISH SWEEP OF COLBY WITH 9-1 WIN ON SUNDAY
COLLEGE BASEBALL FINAL SCORE
Tufts 9 Colby 1
At Waterville, ME
Sunday, April 29, 2007
Game Box Score
WATERVILLE, Me. -- The Tufts baseball team finished off its NESCAC
East Division schedule with a 9-1 victory at Colby College on
Sunday afternoon. The win earned the Jumbos a three-game sweep of
The two teams had to sit out a rain delay, but were able to get in a
full nine innings as the Jumbos moved to 22-8 overall and 10-2 in
the NESCAC East. Colby fell to 7-19 overall and 2-9 in the league.
Tufts will head into the NESCAC tournament May 11-13 as the East
Sophomore LF Eric Catalanotti (Grafton, MA) singled with two
outs in the second and scored, then senior 1B Nick Curato
(Cumberland, ME) drove home a run with a sacrifice fly in the
third and Tufts led 2-0. The Mules cut the lead in the half in the
fourth when DH Andy Carr (Conway, NH) singled, stole second and
scored on a single by 1B Corey Martin (Winslow, ME).
The Jumbos pulled away with two runs in the fifth, three runs in the
sixth and two in the seventh to lead 9-1. Senior shortstop Brian
Casey (Milford, MA) singled home runs in the sixth and seventh,
and freshman catcher Alex Perry (Danvers, MA) scored in both
of those innings.
Junior Jason Protano (Milford, MA) worked seven innings to
pick up the victory for Tufts, allowing six hits and one run. Perry had three hits and scored twice, while
sophomore CF Dave Katzman (North Andover, MA) had a hit and walked four
times for Tufts. He also scored twice. Brian Casey
and Kevin Casey (Milford, MA) each had two hits for
Craig Cooper (Trumbull, CT), Ryan Conlon (Ridgefield, CT) and Brian
Liberty (Hollis, NH) all had two hits for the Mules.