Baseball Hosted Queens in Weekend Home Series

Baseball Hosted Queens in Weekend Home Series

Nyack, NY - The Nyack College baseball team hosted the Queens College Knights on Friday and Saturday for a three-game series at Nyack High School. The Warrioes tied with the Knights in game one and fell short in both games of the doubleheader on Saturday to fall to a 1-5-1 overall record. 

Game 1

  • the Knights got on the scoreboard first in the top of the first inning, before Nyack tied the score in the bottom of the inning when Yoni Rodriguez stole third and then scored off a error by the Knight's defense
  • Nyack scored once again in the bottom of the second when Gabriel Vasquez scored off a Jonathan Santiago single down the middle
  • the Knights tied the score again in the top of the fifth, but Nyack came right back and scored three in the bottom of thr fifth to jump to a 5-2 lead
  • the Warriors looked like the sure winners, before the Knights scored three runs in the top of the ninth to tie the game
  • Queens scored another pair of runs in the top of the 10th, but Nyack once again came back and scored twice with two outs already on the board
  • after the 10th inning both teams agreed to call the game due to the duration of the game and the time of the day, which resulted in a tie

Game 2

  • the Warriors scored first in game two in the bottom of the third when Jeremiah Alonzo scored off a Austin Fischer sacrifice fly out
  • Queens scored six runs in the fourth and the fifth to go up by five, 6-1
  • Nyack scored three times in the bottom of the sixth to come back within two, 6-4
  • but the Knight sealed the win with another pair in the top of the 8th to take the 8-4 victory in game two of the series

Game 3

  • Nyack once again scored first in the bottom of the first inning, when Matthew Johnson tripled to right field which send Austin Fischer to home plate
  • but the Knights scored twice in the top of the second to take their first lead, before Nyack's Gabriel Vasquez scored in the bottom of the second to tie the game again
  • in the next three innings the Knights combined for a total of 8 runs to go up 10-2
  • but the Warriors weren't done yet and scored five runs of their own in the top of the 5th
  • Queens scored another pair in the top of the 7th, but Nyack answered right back with a run each in the 8th and 9th inning
  • Nyack tried to make a final push in the ninth inning but fell short by only scoring two of the needed four runs to tie the game

Up Next:
Nyack will back on the road on March 5th, when they travel to Pace University to square off with the Setters in a non-conference match.