St. Mary's Baseball Battles Wesley

Matt Bieler '18
Matt Bieler '18

For Immediate Release · By Monica Vega · mvega@smcm.edu

St. Mary's City, Md. – Junior catcher Matt Bieler (Bowie, Md./Bowie) battled for  St. Mary's College of Maryland baseball, tallying three hits, including a triple, and driving in two runs against the Wesley College Wolverines. The Seahawks would fall to Wesley, 8-3, at home on Wednesday afternoon.

 

R

H

E

Wesley

8

9

0

St. Mary's (Md.)

3

11

3


How It Happened

  • With a three-run rally in the fourth and a two-run rally in the fifth propelling Wesley, the Wolverines would take a 6-0 lead over St. Mary's at the end of five innings.
  • The Seahawks would rally in the eighth inning as sophomore shortstop Brandon Snow (Owings, Md./Northern) would single to centerfield, advancing sophomore right fielder Dakota Merritt (Lexington Park, Md./Great Mills) to home plate. Bieler would then bring in a pair of runs with a single to centerfield, scoring Snow and sophomore pinch hitter Bennett Garner (Bowie, Md./Bowie).

For St. Mary's (5-10, 0-5 CAC)

  • Hitting: Bieler (3-for-4, 2 RBI, triple); Dan McCann (2-for-4, stolen base); Merritt (2-for-4, run)
  • Pitching: Nick Raimondo (L, 0-2) (3.1 IP, 4 runs, 5 strikeouts, 2 hits, 6 walks); Jimmy Robey (3.2 IP, 2 runs (1 earned), 1 strikeout, 5 hits, 1 walk); Tim Hand (1.0 IP, 2 runs, 2 hits, 1 walk); Joshua Loftus (1.0 IP, 1 walk)

For Wesley (11-6, 3-4 CAC)

  • Hitting: Mike Calvarese (3-for-5, 2 RBI, stolen base); Chris Seibert (2-for-5, double, triple, 2 runs, RBI)
  • Pitching: Alex Marrs  (W, 5-1) (8.0 IP, 3 runs, 14 strikeouts, 9 hits, 1 walk); Cody Simet (1.0 IP, 1 strikeout, 2 hits)

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • St. Mary's will look to defeat Gallaudet University and snap its six-game skid on Thursday, March 23 at 4:00 p.m. at the Hawk's Nest.

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