Jersey City, N.J. (May 18, 2007)- Rene Ruiz drove home Kevin Nieto with a double in the tenth inning to lift Manhattan to a 3-2, extra inning, win over Saint Peter’s this afternoon. The Jaspers improve to 31-16 overall, and 20-4 in MAAC play, the first time in program history Manhattan has reached 20 wins in conference play.
After six scoreless frames,
The score remained tied into the top of the tenth, before Ruiz drove home the winning run.
Brian Pendergast set down the side in order in the bottom of the tenth to pick up his eighth win of the season against no losses.
The two teams will conclude the regular season with a twin bill tomorrow, Saturday, May 19, with the first pitch slated for .