10 Conference Championships

11 NCAA Tournament Appearances

2011 College World Series

March 25, 0018 Western New Eng. at Benedictine (IL)

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Line Score
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Western New Eng. 2 1 0 0 1 4 3 0 0 11 15 2
Benedictine (IL) 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 5 8 2

Box Score

Western New Eng. Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Joe Cassella dh 5 0 2 3 0 0 0
Steve Rivela ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Jamie Schofield rf 4 2 2 0 2 2 2
Erik Lacaire cf 6 1 2 3 0 1 1
Jared Rosenblatt 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 3
Zac Nussbaum 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0
Brian Valeriano c 4 2 2 0 0 0 1
Aaron Rios 2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ben LaCroix lf 5 2 2 2 0 1 0
Sebby Grignano ss 4 1 0 0 0 0 3
Kevin Johnson 2b 2 2 1 2 1 1 0
Trevor Gustavson 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Wetmore p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Besko p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Hamel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 42 11 15 11 3 7 10
Batting
2B: Jamie Schofield , Erik Lacaire , Ben LaCroix
3B: Jamie Schofield , Erik Lacaire
RBI: Joe Cassella (3) , Erik Lacaire (3) , Zac Nussbaum , Ben LaCroix (2) , Kevin Johnson (2)
Sac Fly: Zac Nussbaum , Kevin Johnson
Baserunning
SB: Joe Cassella , Jamie Schofield , Kevin Johnson
Fielding
E: Jared Rosenblatt , Sebby Grignano
DP: Zac Nussbaum , Aaron Rios , Sebby Grignano

Benedictine (IL) Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Jonathan Hodo 2b 5 1 2 1 0 2 0
Michael Chaffin lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nicholas Lee lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Knox cf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Jimmy McLaughlin rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Matthew Rosko rf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1
Sam Kerr dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1
Jack Surin 3b 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
Kyle Sinclair 3b 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Noah Davis c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Christian Hubbard c 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Tyler Woynerowski 1b 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
Nicholas Quick 1b 2 0 1 1 0 1 0
Brenden Norberg cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
AJ Navarro lf 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
Kyle Mitter ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 1
Alexander Schram p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Litavecz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chad DeGroot p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joshua Silverman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jared Harris p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 34 5 8 5 2 7 7
Batting
2B: Matthew Rosko , Kyle Mitter (2)
RBI: Jonathan Hodo , Matthew Rosko , Christian Hubbard , Nicholas Quick , AJ Navarro
Sac Fly: AJ Navarro
GIDP: Matthew Rosko
Fielding
E: Kyle Sinclair , Kyle Mitter

Western New Eng. Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Paul Wetmore (W, 2-1) 6.0 3 1 1 1 4 0
Kevin Besko 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Bob Hamel (Sv, 3) 3.0 5 3 1 0 3 0
Totals 9.0 8 5 3 2 7 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Paul Wetmore (22) , Kevin Besko (2) , Bob Hamel (15)
HBP: Kevin Besko , Bob Hamel

Benedictine (IL) Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Alexander Schram (L, 1-1) 5.0 5 4 4 2 4 0
Ryan Litavecz 0.1 4 4 4 0 0 0
Chad DeGroot 1.2 3 3 3 1 1 0
Joshua Silverman 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Jared Harris 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 9.0 15 11 11 3 7 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Alexander Schram (22) , Ryan Litavecz (6) , Chad DeGroot (10) , Joshua Silverman (6) , Jared Harris (4)
HBP: Ryan Litavecz

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st Erik Lacaire doubled down the lf line, RBI; Jamie Schofield scored. 1 - 0
1st Zac Nussbaum flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Jared Rosenblatt advanced to third; Erik Lacaire scored. 2 - 0
2nd Joe Cassella singled up the middle, RBI; Kevin Johnson scored. 3 - 0
5th Erik Lacaire tripled, RBI; Jamie Schofield scored. 4 - 0
6th Kevin Johnson singled through the left side, RBI; Sebby Grignano advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third; Brian Valeriano scored. 5 - 0
6th Joe Cassella singled to center field, 2 RBI; Kevin Johnson advanced to second; Sebby Grignano scored; Ben LaCroix scored. 7 - 0
6th Erik Lacaire reached on a fielder's choice, RBI; Jamie Schofield advanced to second; Joe Cassella out at third 3b unassisted; Kevin Johnson scored. 8 - 0
6th Hodo singled to left center, RBI; Mitter scored. 8 - 1
7th Ben LaCroix doubled, 2 RBI; Brian Valeriano scored; Zac Nussbaum scored. 10 - 1
7th Kevin Johnson flied out to rf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Ben LaCroix scored. 11 - 1
7th Navarro flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Sinclair scored. 11 - 2
8th Rosko doubled, RBI; Knox advanced to third; Hodo scored. 11 - 3
8th Hubbard reached first on a throwing error by ss, RBI; Rosko advanced to third; Knox scored, unearned. 11 - 4
8th Quick singled to left field, RBI; Hubbard advanced to second; Rosko scored, unearned. 11 - 5

Other Information

Location: Auburndale, Fla.
Stadium: Lake Myrtle Main
Attendance: 50
Duration: 2:57
Weather:

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
1st Erik Lacaire doubled down the lf line, RBI; Jamie Schofield scored. 1 - 0
1st Zac Nussbaum flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Jared Rosenblatt advanced to third; Erik Lacaire scored. 2 - 0
2nd Joe Cassella singled up the middle, RBI; Kevin Johnson scored. 3 - 0
5th Erik Lacaire tripled, RBI; Jamie Schofield scored. 4 - 0
6th Kevin Johnson singled through the left side, RBI; Sebby Grignano advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third; Brian Valeriano scored. 5 - 0
6th Joe Cassella singled to center field, 2 RBI; Kevin Johnson advanced to second; Sebby Grignano scored; Ben LaCroix scored. 7 - 0
6th Erik Lacaire reached on a fielder's choice, RBI; Jamie Schofield advanced to second; Joe Cassella out at third 3b unassisted; Kevin Johnson scored. 8 - 0
6th Hodo singled to left center, RBI; Mitter scored. 8 - 1
7th Ben LaCroix doubled, 2 RBI; Brian Valeriano scored; Zac Nussbaum scored. 10 - 1
7th Kevin Johnson flied out to rf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Ben LaCroix scored. 11 - 1
7th Navarro flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Sinclair scored. 11 - 2
8th Rosko doubled, RBI; Knox advanced to third; Hodo scored. 11 - 3
8th Hubbard reached first on a throwing error by ss, RBI; Rosko advanced to third; Knox scored, unearned. 11 - 4
8th Quick singled to left field, RBI; Hubbard advanced to second; Rosko scored, unearned. 11 - 5

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

Joe Cassella lined out to lf. (1 out)
Jamie Schofield tripled to right center.
Erik Lacaire doubled down the lf line, RBI; Jamie Schofield scored.
Jared Rosenblatt singled.
Jared Rosenblatt advanced to second; Erik Lacaire advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Zac Nussbaum flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Jared Rosenblatt advanced to third; Erik Lacaire scored.
Brian Valeriano flied out to rf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 2 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

Hodo grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Chaffin grounded out to ss. (2 out)
McLaughlin flied out to lf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

Ben LaCroix struck out looking. (1 out)
Sebby Grignano popped up to 2b. (2 out)
Kevin Johnson walked.
Kevin Johnson stole second.
Joe Cassella singled up the middle, RBI; Kevin Johnson scored.
Joe Cassella stole second.
Jamie Schofield struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

Kerr singled to left field.
Surin struck out swinging. (1 out)
Davis flied out to cf. (2 out)
Woynerowski popped up to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

Erik Lacaire grounded out to 3b. (1 out)
Jared Rosenblatt struck out swinging. (2 out)
Zac Nussbaum lined out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

Norberg grounded out to ss. (1 out)
Mitter popped up to 1b. (2 out)
Hodo struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

Brian Valeriano flied out to cf. (1 out)
Ben LaCroix grounded out to 2b. (2 out)
Sebby Grignano lined out to 1b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

Chaffin flied out to rf. (1 out)
McLaughlin struck out looking. (2 out)
Kerr grounded out to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

Kevin Johnson struck out looking. (1 out)
Joe Cassella grounded out to 2b. (2 out)
Jamie Schofield walked.
Jamie Schofield stole second.
Erik Lacaire tripled, RBI; Jamie Schofield scored.
Jared Rosenblatt flied out to rf. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

Surin struck out swinging. (1 out)
Davis grounded out to ss. (2 out)
Woynerowski walked.
Norberg grounded out to 3b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

Litavecz to p for Schram.
Zac Nussbaum lined out to lf. (1 out)
Brian Valeriano singled through the left side.
Ben LaCroix singled through the left side; Brian Valeriano advanced to second.
Sebby Grignano hit by pitch; Ben LaCroix advanced to second; Brian Valeriano advanced to third.
Kevin Johnson singled through the left side, RBI; Sebby Grignano advanced to second; Ben LaCroix advanced to third; Brian Valeriano scored.
Joe Cassella singled to center field, 2 RBI; Kevin Johnson advanced to second; Sebby Grignano scored; Ben LaCroix scored.
DeGroot to p for Litavecz.
Jamie Schofield walked; Joe Cassella advanced to second; Kevin Johnson advanced to third.
Erik Lacaire reached on a fielder's choice, RBI; Jamie Schofield advanced to second; Joe Cassella out at third 3b unassisted; Kevin Johnson scored.
Jared Rosenblatt out at first ss to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 4 Runs , 4 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

Mitter doubled to left center.
Hodo singled to left center, RBI; Mitter scored.
Lee pinch hit for Chaffin.
Hodo advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Lee popped up to p. (1 out)
Rosko pinch hit for McLaughlin.
Rosko grounded out to 2b; Hodo advanced to third. (2 out)
Kerr grounded out to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

Sinclair to 3b for Surin.
Quick to 1b for Woynerowski.
Lee to lf.
Rosko to rf.
Navarro to cf for Norberg.
Zac Nussbaum singled to right field.
Brian Valeriano singled to center field; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second.
Ben LaCroix doubled, 2 RBI; Brian Valeriano scored; Zac Nussbaum scored.
Sebby Grignano grounded out to 2b; Ben LaCroix advanced to third. (1 out)
Kevin Johnson flied out to rf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Ben LaCroix scored.
Joe Cassella reached first on an error by ss.
Jamie Schofield struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 3 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

Kevin Besko to p for Paul Wetmore.
Sinclair walked.
Hubbard pinch hit for Davis.
Sinclair advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Sinclair advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Hubbard hit by pitch.
Bob Hamel to p for Kevin Besko.
Quick struck out looking. (1 out)
Hubbard advanced to second on a wild pitch.
Navarro flied out to cf, sacrifice fly, RBI; Sinclair scored.
Mitter popped up to 2b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 8th Inning

Silverman to p for DeGroot.
Knox to cf for Lee.
Hubbard to c.
Navarro to lf.
Erik Lacaire flied out to lf. (1 out)
Jared Rosenblatt reached first on an error by 3b.
Zac Nussbaum singled through the right side; Jared Rosenblatt advanced to second.
Aaron Rios pinch hit for Brian Valeriano.
Aaron Rios singled; Zac Nussbaum advanced to second; Jared Rosenblatt advanced to third.
Ben LaCroix popped up to ss. (2 out)
Sebby Grignano reached on a fielder's choice; Aaron Rios out at second 2b to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 1 Errors , 3 LOB

Bottom of 8th Inning

Aaron Rios to 2b.
Trevor Gustavson to c for Kevin Johnson.
Hodo singled, advanced to second on an error by 3b.
Knox singled to center field; Hodo advanced to third.
Rosko doubled, RBI; Knox advanced to third; Hodo scored.
Kerr struck out swinging. (1 out)
Sinclair lined out to 2b. (2 out)
Hubbard reached first on a throwing error by ss, RBI; Rosko advanced to third; Knox scored, unearned.
Quick singled to left field, RBI; Hubbard advanced to second; Rosko scored, unearned.
Navarro popped up to 3b. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 4 Hits , 2 Errors , 2 LOB

Top of 9th Inning

Harris to p for Silverman.
Trevor Gustavson pinch hit for Kevin Johnson.
Trevor Gustavson popped up to 2b. (1 out)
Steve Rivela pinch hit for Joe Cassella.
Steve Rivela struck out swinging. (2 out)
Jamie Schofield doubled down the rf line.
Jamie Schofield advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Erik Lacaire struck out swinging. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 9th Inning

Trevor Gustavson to 2b.
Mitter doubled down the rf line.
Hodo struck out swinging. (1 out)
Knox hit by pitch.
Rosko grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b; Knox out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB