APRIL 2, 2008
KING'S BASEBALL TEAM EDGES MORAVIAN, 3-1
-- The King's College baseball team improved to 9-9 on the year as
the Monarch posted a 3-1 victory over host Moravian College
Wednesday in Bethlehem.
King's scored first in the second inning when Pat McGlynn reached
base o an error ad later scored from third on an infield grounder by
Gracjan Kraszewski. The Monarchs added another run in the
third when Matt Colgan singled and scored on an RBI double by Matt
After Moravian scored in the bottom half of the inning to cut the
lead to 2-1, the Monarchs would add an insurance run in the sixth.
Jon Venarchick would single, steal second, and moved to third on an
error. Matt Unger would then bring home Venarchick with an RBI
double down the left field line.
Colgan and Unger lead King's with two hits each. Ryan Derry was the
winning pitcher, allowing five hits and one earned run with six
strikeouts. Eric Matula
pitched one scoreless inning before Joe Jenkins tossed the final
three innings of hitless relief to earn the save.
King's is next slated to host Wilkes Friday at 4:00 p.m. at Betzler
Fields before the teams turn around on Saturday for a 1:00 p.m.
doubleheader at Artillery Park.