For the 34th time in her career and the second straight week, Bentley University senior Stephanie Mattson (Smithfield, R.I./Smithfield HS) broke a school record. The latest came Saturday during the Jay Carisella Coaches’ Invitational, hosted by Northeastern University at the Solomon Track.
Junior Alex Arnold (Saco, Maine/Thornton Academy) and sophomore Peter Maselli (Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y./Hendrick Hudson HS) had the highest individual finishes for the Bentley University men’s track and field team Saturday during the predominantly-Division I Jay Carisella Coaches’ Invitational at Northeastern University’s Solomon Track.
Senior center Max Troiani (Pittsford, N.Y./Pittsford Mendon HS) slugged a school record-tying three home runs, including the game-winner in the top of the eighth, and the Falcon bullpen provided 6.2 innings of scoreless relief as Bentley University knocked off No. 4 Southern New Hampshire, 4-3, in Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division baseball Friday afternoon at Penmen Field.
Junior left fielder and leadoff hitter Stacey Korotsky (Raynham, Mass./ Bridgewater-Raynham HS) had four hits, including the 100th of her career, as Bentley University used a 19-hit attack to defeat St. Michael’s College, 11-1, in the first game of a Northeast-10 Conference softball doubleheader Friday at Doc Jacobs Field.
Senior designated hitter Brandon Grover (Rocky Hill, Conn./ Rocky Hill HS) and junior outfielders Max Troiani (Pittsford, N.Y./Pittsford Mendon HS) and Luke Figueira (Taunton, Mass./Taunton HS) all homered as the Bentley University Falcons upended No. 4 Southern New Hampshire University, 5-2, in Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division baseball Thursday afternoon at Penmen Stadium.
Sophomore right hander Lauren Calabrese (Cave Creek, Ariz./Boulder Creek HS) pitched her second straight shutout to lead Bentley University to a 3-0 game two victory over Assumption College in Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division softball Wednesday afternoon on the Bentley softball field.
Led by senior Doug Kulikowski (Pittsford, N.Y./Pittsford Sutherland HS), the Bentley University golf team captured its own Newport Classic, which it hosted on Wednesday at the Newport National Golf Club.
Junior outfielders Luke Figueira (Taunton/Taunton HS) and Max Troiani (Pittsford, N.Y./Pittsford Mendon HS) each homered to left, and freshman lefty Zachary Zdimal (Scottsdale, Ariz./Notre Dame Prep) came on for the three-inning save, as Bentley University earned its third straight win, 8-7 over Stonehill College in Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division baseball Tuesday afternoon at DeFelice Field.
Bentley University senior attacker Alex Astarita (Bedford, N.H./Bishop) has been named to the USILA Division II Team of the Week for his output in Bentley’s wins over Assumption and Saint Anselm last week.
Freshman catcher Ella Hillier (Tualitin, Ore./Tualitin HS) and junior second baseman Julie Slavin (Rocky Hill, Conn./Rocky Hill HS) were a combined 7-for-7 with six RBI as Bentley University completed a three-game sweep of Franklin Pierce University with a 13-3 win at the Bisaccia Softball Complex Sunday afternoon. Due to the run rule, the game lasted only five innings.
Two Bentley University women’s outdoor track and field records fell on Saturday during the Triton Invitational at the University of San Diego with junior Dominique Balzora-Rivert (Templeton, Mass./Narragansett Reg. HS) denting the record book for the first time as an individual and senior Stephanie Mattson (Smithfield, R.I./Smithfield HS) once again making a change.
Centerfielder Max Troiani (Pittsford, N.Y./Pittsford Mendon HS), third baseman Jake Pierce (East Bridgewater/East Bridgewater HS) and junior left fielder Luke Figueira (Taunton/Taunton HS), a trio of seniors, all had five hits as Bentley University swept a doubleheader from Franklin Pierce University, 14-3 and 11-1, in Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division baseball Saturday afternoon on DeFelice Field.
Sophomore Lauren Calabrese (Cave Creek, Ariz,/Boulder Creek HS) pitched a six-hit shutout in game one and freshman Elise Pereira (Plainville, Mass./King Phillip Reg. HS) followed with a five-hit shutout in game two as Bentley University swept Franklin Pierce University, 2-0 and 12-0, in Northeast-10 Conference Northeast Division softball Saturday afternoon at the Bisaccia Softball Complex. Game two was halted after five innings due to the run rule.
Matt Brooks (Brunswick, Maine/Phillips Exeter) and Kris Campbell (Longmeadow, Mass./Longmeadow) scored goals late in the 4th quarter to break an 8-8 tie to lift the Bentley men’s lacrosse team to a 10-8 victory over No. 20 ranked Saint Anselm on Saturday afternoon.
The Bentley University men’s outdoor track and field team competed in a pair of meets Saturday, one In California and the other in New Hampshire, with junior Alex Arnold (Saco, Maine/Thornton Academy) among the top performers.