MARCH 24, 2008
KING'S BASEBALL TEAM SPLITS DVC
-- Dan Jenkins tossed a complete-game two hitter as the King's
College baseball team salvaged a doubleheader split with Delaware
Valley College in a Freedom Conference doubleheader Monday in
With the split, King's stands at 6-7 overall and 2-3 in Freedom
Conference play while Delaware Valley is 8-6 and 1-1.
second game, the Monarchs took a 1-0 lead in the first inning when
J.R. Graver walked and eventually scored from second on an Aggie
King's would add an insurance run in the sixth when Pat McGlynn
reached base on a leadoff double. Matt Unger would then drive in
pinch runner Matt Fignar with single to centerfield to push
the score to 2-0.
Jenkins, meanwhile, was in full control on the hill, allowing a pair
of singles in the second and fourth innings and struck out five
batters while walking just one.
In the opener, King's managed eight base hits but were unable to
bring a runner home. Graver and Jon Venarchick led the way with two
base hits each while Unger, Matt Livoy, Matt Colgan, and Phil
Moskowitz all added one base hit.
Livoy took the pitching loss, allowing four runs, two earned, in
five and two-thirds innings, striking out five batters and walking
Mike Isgro (3-0) was the winning pitcher for Delaware Valley,
striking out eight batters and walking just one hitter.
The teams will conclude their three-game series Tuesday with a 3:30
p.m. at King's Betzler Fields.