March 28, 2012
“I thought we did a pretty good job of defending," stated
Junior righty Pat Butler (
“The first inning is usually [
CCSU scored the first run of the game in the first inning. Junior DH Tyler McIntyre lined a ball to center field and UConn redshirt-junior Billy Ferriter made a leaping grab on the run to limit the Blue Devils to just one run on a sacrifice fly.
In the bottom half of the first, Ferriter walked to lead-off the inning and senior second baseman Tim Martin (
Junior LJ Mazzilli (
Frawley (0-1) took the loss for the Blue Devils after allowing six runs, five earned, on six hits, three walks and a par of strikeouts.
Central scored a pair of runs in the seventh as junior second baseman Nick Palmisano registered a sacrifice fly and senior center fielder Jake Matuszak knocked a RBI single through the left side, ending
Junior righty Dan Feehan (
DeBellis finished the day 2-2 with three RBI, while Mazzilli went 2-4 with two RBI, notching his 11th multi-hit game of the season. For the Blue Devils, Matuszak and sophomore left fielder JP Sportman both recorded two hits.
The Huskies return to action with the BIG EAST home opener on Friday at 3:00 pm against defending conference tournament champion Seton Hall.