RADNOR, Pa. — Junior Adam Schwartz (Staten Island, N.Y./Susan E. Wagner) hit successfully in both ends of a non-conference doubleheader at Cabrini belting two doubles and driving in the lone run as the St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) baseball team fell 6-0 and 16-1 on Saturday afternoon. Michael Gonzalez (Brooklyn, N.Y./Midwood) also hit in both ends finishing with a double and a run scored.
- Final Scores: Cabrini 6, St. Joseph's 0; Cabrini 16, St. Joseph's 1
- Records: Cabrini (7-6), St. Joseph's (0-9)
- Location: Radnor, Pa. — Archbishop Carroll H.S.
Game 1: Cabrini 6, St. Joseph's 0
SJC Starters: Schwartz (SS), Palermo (3B), Ryan (C), Gonzalez (DH), Reyes (LF), Langan (1B), DeLuca (LF), Trudden (2B), K. McLaughlin (CF); Watters (P)
- Cabrini scored first with a three-run second inning, Joe Aurite's two-RBI double providing all the run support needed for the hosts.
- Adam Schwartz, Anthony Palermo (Patchogue, N.Y./Sachem North) and Michael Gonzalez knocked the only three hits for the Bears—Schwartz knocking a double in the sixth.
- Bears starter Andrew Watters (Brooklyn, N.Y./Xaverian) held the Cavaliers to just four hits over 5 ⅓ innings of work, but the hosts manufactured five runs, tacking on three more runs in the sixth.
Game 2: Cabrini 16, St. Joseph's 1
SJC Starters: Gonzalez (1B), Schwartz (SS), Palermo (3B), Esposito (DH), Ryan (C), Pellegrino (LF), Trudden (2B), K. McLaughlin (CF), Reyes (RF); J. McLaughlin (P)
- Back-to-back doubles by Gonzalez and Schwartz to lead off game two gave the Bears their first lead of the day.
- SJC lead for one-and-a-half, before the hosts piled on five runs in the second, two in the third and seven in the fourth to take a control of the game, finishing with 16 runs and 17 hits in the contest.
- Schwartz finished with a pair of hits, leading the Bears with three knocks on the day. Anthony Palermo and Andrew Watters collected the other Bears hits.
Next Up for the Bears
- The Bears return home for their opener at Calvert Vaux Field tomorrow (Mar. 18) hosting City College of New York in a doubleheader at noon. Live stats will be available on SJCBears.com.