D'Youville (2-13, 0-9 ECC) vs Molloy (10-5, 6-0 ECC)
Date: Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Times: 1 p.m. | 4 p.m.
Location: Northtown Center (Amherst, N.Y.)
The D’Youville baseball team continues the quest for its first East Conference victory on Tuesday when the Saints host Molloy College at Northtown Center in Amherst, N.Y.
Last Time Out – The Saints took the long trek down to Aston, Pa., on Tuesday, April 13, to complete a three-game series at Lincoln that was postponed in late March. The Lions used three big innings, a four-run fourth, a three-run sixth and a four-run seventh inning, to down the Saints and complete the delayed sweep ... Tuesday's hit parade saw both teams combine for 27 hits, 12 from D'Youville and 16 from Lincoln ... Freshman Alex Dzimian and senior Kevin Sanders piled up three hits at the plate each, while junior Shane Critelli clobbered a pair of doubles in the contest.
D'Youville by the Numbers – Sophomore catcher Jeremy Glinski leads the Saints at the plate with a .333 batting average, followed by Dzimian (.273 AVG) and sophomore catcher Mateo Santos (.208 AVG) ... Dzimian sits atop the D'Youville RBI leaders with seven runs driven in, followed by Santos (six RBI) ... Glinski's 12 stolen bases this season are not only a team-high but lead the East Coast Conference ... On the mound, senior Adam Lampman has posted 27 strikeouts, a number that sits sixth in the ECC.
Molloy at a Glance – The first place Lions have posted an undefeated 6-0 mark in league play and sit at 10-5 overall. Before a string of postponed games, the Lions were rolling, winners of seven-straight and were averaging nearly 14 runs per contest during the string of wins. Out of players with at least 30 at-bats, eight Lions are batting over .300 while Matt Overton and Sean Hogan sit atop the conference tally in runs batted in at 21 and 18, respectively.
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