BASEBALL WINS 11TH STRAIGHT, 12-4, OVER SACRED HEART
Riverdale, N.Y. (April 17, 2007)- Manhattan ran its winning streak to 11 straight games with a 12-4, non-conference, win over Sacred Heart University this afternoon at Van Cortlandt Park. With the win, the Jaspers improve to 19-11, while the Pioneers fall to 13-17.
Sacred Heart got on the board first, scoring an unearned run in the top of the second to take a 1-0 lead.
The score remained 1-0 until the bottom of the fourth, when
Sacred Heart tallied one run in the top of the fifth to cut the lead to 8-2, but
The Pioneers scored twice in the top of the eighth, and Masters supplied an RBI single in the bottom of the frame, scoring Anthony Armenio, to provide the final margin.
Tom Costigan earned his fourth win of the season, working his scheduled four innings while allowing no earned runs and striking out three.