The UVM Club team is off to a good start.
On September 10 at Historic Centennial Field we took on one of our strongest rivals, Franklin Pierce.
In the first game behind a superb pitching performance by Ryan Connor the Cats were victorious 13-0. Ryan (St. Albans, VT) struck out the first 9 batter and ended up with 13 strike outs in 6 innings and had a 1 hitter. Players with multiple hits were Ethan Illingsworth (Westminster, VT), Connor Bradley (S. Burlington, VT), Chris McAuliffe (Brattleboro, VT), Kane Curtin (New Canaan,CT)
In the second game of the doubleheader the CATS came from down 0-4 to win 8-4 with a 6 inning 5 run rally. Exceptional relief pitching was turned in by David Caye (S. Windsor, CT) and Drew Gallant (Wenham, MA). Big hits came from Luke Russell (Duxbury, VT )and "Big Dog" McAuliffe (Brattleboro, VT)
This past Saturday we took on the Big Green Club Team from Dartmouth at Maxfield Field in Hartford, VT. In another well pitched game by Ryan Connor and stellar relief pitching by David Caye and Drew Gallant we were victorious. Players with multiple hits were; Thomas Roberts (Brandon, VT), Big Dog McAuliffe, and Jake Levan (S. Burlington, VT). The CATS were victorious by the score of 13-0.
In a very well played second game the CATS trailed 0-1 but came back to win 5-2 with 3 runs in the 6th inning. Exceptional pitching was tuned in by Luke Russell and Drew Gallant.
Run scoring hits were supplied by Bradley Chandler (Kingston, MA), Jacob Sprague (Randolph, VT) and Jake Levan.
This weekend we are in the annual NECBA Showcase in Lynn, MA facing Fairfield U Club Team, followed up with a game versus Harvard U Club Team.
For more information regarding games and standings go to NECBA.com