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Women's Basketball: NCAA Record 35 NCAA tournaments

May 3, 2016 Bentley at Merrimack

(14-24, 6-13 NE-10)
6
(26-17, 10-8 NE-10)
7
Line Score
Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Bentley 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 13 2
Merrimack 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 7 16 2

Box Score

Bentley
Merrimack

Bentley Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Mike Samko 3b 5 1 1 0 1 1 3
Nick Neshe dh 5 1 1 0 0 1 0
Mike Muir cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0
Ryan O'Connor 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0 0
Zachary Littman 2b 5 1 2 1 0 1 2
Brandon Grover rf 4 1 1 0 1 2 0
Justin Ashworth ss 5 1 2 2 0 3 0
Cameron Cruz lf 5 0 1 2 0 1 1
Bryan Rocha c 4 0 1 0 1 2 1
Will Alden p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jack Burke p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 42 6 13 6 3 11 7
Batting
2B: Brandon Grover , Justin Ashworth
RBI: Ryan O'Connor , Zachary Littman , Justin Ashworth (2) , Cameron Cruz (2)
Sac: Mike Muir
GIDP: Nick Neshe
Baserunning
SB: Bryan Rocha
CS: Mike Muir
Fielding
E: Justin Ashworth , Bryan Rocha
DP: Ryan O'Connor (2) , Zachary Littman , Justin Ashworth (2) , Will Alden

Merrimack Batters

Hitters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB
Mike Forgione ss 5 0 1 0 0 2 0
Tyler Lyne lf 5 0 1 1 0 0 2
Cam DiSarcina 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 0
Sean O'Neill 1b 5 1 1 0 0 1 1
Matt Brown dh 5 2 2 0 0 0 0
Matt Nicholson rf 5 0 2 1 0 1 0
Matthew Ronai pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Hoalcraft 3b 5 1 2 2 0 1 1
Pat Florence c 5 0 2 1 0 0 1
Bobby Losanno cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0
Riley Sorenson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt DiNello 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Perry Kulaga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nate Spielvogel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 44 7 16 5 0 5 5
Batting
2B: Cam DiSarcina , Matt Brown , Matt Nicholson , Pat Florence
RBI: Tyler Lyne , Matt Nicholson , Mike Hoalcraft (2) , Pat Florence
GIDP: Tyler Lyne , Cam DiSarcina
Baserunning
SB: Bobby Losanno
Fielding
E: Pat Florence , Matt DiNello
DP: Mike Forgione , Cam DiSarcina , Sean O'Neill

Bentley Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Will Alden 6.0 12 6 6 0 4 0
Jack Burke (L, 1-3) 4.1 4 1 1 0 1 0
Totals 10.1 16 7 7 0 5 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Will Alden (27) , Jack Burke (17)
Pitches-Strikes: Will Alden (96-66), Jack Burke (47-35)

Merrimack Pitchers

Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR
Riley Sorenson 2.1 8 6 6 2 2 0
Matt DiNello 4.2 3 0 0 0 5 0
Perry Kulaga 3.0 1 0 0 0 2 0
Nate Spielvogel (W, 3-1) 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0
Totals 11.0 13 6 6 3 11 0
Pitching
Batters faced: Riley Sorenson (16) , Matt DiNello (16) , Perry Kulaga (9) , Nate Spielvogel (5)
Pitches-Strikes: Riley Sorenson (53-32), Matt DiNello (59-38), Perry Kulaga (38-23), Nate Spielvogel (19-15)

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
3rd O'Connor singled to left field, RBI (0-0); Neshe advanced to third; Samko scored. 1 - 0
3rd Littman singled through the left side, RBI (3-1 BBBK); O'Connor advanced to second; Neshe scored. 2 - 0
3rd Ashworth doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Grover advanced to third; Littman scored; O'Connor scored. 4 - 0
3rd Cruz singled to left field, out at second lf to 2b, 2 RBI (0-0); Ashworth scored; Grover scored. 6 - 0
4th Brown advanced to third on a passed ball; DiSarcina scored. 6 - 1
4th Hoalcraft singled to right field, RBI (2-2 BBKS); Brown scored. 6 - 2
5th Lyne singled to left field, RBI (0-1 S); Losanno scored. 6 - 3
6th Nicholson grounded out to ss, RBI (3-2 BBKFFB); Brown advanced to third; O'Neill scored. 6 - 4
6th Hoalcraft singled to center field, RBI (0-0); Brown scored. 6 - 5
6th Losanno out at second c to ss; Hoalcraft scored on the throw. 6 - 6
11th Florence singled, bunt, RBI (0-1 F); Ronai scored. 6 - 7

Other Information

Play By Play

Scoring Summary

Innings Play V - H
3rd O'Connor singled to left field, RBI (0-0); Neshe advanced to third; Samko scored. 1 - 0
3rd Littman singled through the left side, RBI (3-1 BBBK); O'Connor advanced to second; Neshe scored. 2 - 0
3rd Ashworth doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Grover advanced to third; Littman scored; O'Connor scored. 4 - 0
3rd Cruz singled to left field, out at second lf to 2b, 2 RBI (0-0); Ashworth scored; Grover scored. 6 - 0
4th Brown advanced to third on a passed ball; DiSarcina scored. 6 - 1
4th Hoalcraft singled to right field, RBI (2-2 BBKS); Brown scored. 6 - 2
5th Lyne singled to left field, RBI (0-1 S); Losanno scored. 6 - 3
6th Nicholson grounded out to ss, RBI (3-2 BBKFFB); Brown advanced to third; O'Neill scored. 6 - 4
6th Hoalcraft singled to center field, RBI (0-0); Brown scored. 6 - 5
6th Losanno out at second c to ss; Hoalcraft scored on the throw. 6 - 6
11th Florence singled, bunt, RBI (0-1 F); Ronai scored. 6 - 7

All Plays

Top of 1st Inning

Samko singled through the right side (0-1 K).
Neshe grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b (2-2 SFBB); Samko out on the play. (2 out)
Muir singled down the rf line (3-2 BBBKFF).
O'Connor singled to left field (0-0); Muir advanced to second.
Littman grounded out to 1b unassisted (2-2 BKBF). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 1st Inning

Forgione flied out to lf (0-1 K). (1 out)
Lyne grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-2 KF). (2 out)
DiSarcina doubled down the rf line (3-1 KBBB).
O'Neill grounded out to 3b (1-0 B). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 2nd Inning

Grover grounded out to 3b (0-0). (1 out)
Ashworth singled through the right side (0-1 S).
Cruz struck out looking (0-2 KSK). (2 out)
Rocha struck out swinging (2-2 BKSBFS). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 2nd Inning

Brown lined out to lf (1-1 BF). (1 out)
Nicholson struck out swinging (0-2 SSS). (2 out)
Hoalcraft struck out swinging (1-2 KBFS). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 3rd Inning

Samko walked (3-0 BBBB).
Neshe singled through the right side (0-2 FF); Samko advanced to second.
Muir grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (0-0); Neshe advanced to second; Samko advanced to third. (1 out)
O'Connor singled to left field, RBI (0-0); Neshe advanced to third; Samko scored.
Littman singled through the left side, RBI (3-1 BBBK); O'Connor advanced to second; Neshe scored.
Littman advanced to second on a wild pitch; O'Connor advanced to third.
Grover walked (3-0 BBBB).
Ashworth doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Grover advanced to third; Littman scored; O'Connor scored.
DiNello to p for Sorenson.
Cruz singled to left field, out at second lf to 2b, 2 RBI (0-0); Ashworth scored; Grover scored.
Rocha singled to left center (2-1 BBK).
Samko grounded out to 2b (0-0). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 6 Runs , 6 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 3rd Inning

Florence doubled down the rf line (2-2 BKBKF).
Losanno reached on an error by ss (3-2 KBBBFF).
Forgione singled through the left side (0-1 K); Losanno advanced to second; Florence advanced to third, out at home lf to c.
Lyne grounded into double play 2b to ss to 1b (0-0); Forgione out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 2 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 4th Inning

Neshe flied out to rf (2-2 KBBF). (1 out)
Muir lined out to cf (1-1 BF). (2 out)
O'Connor grounded out to 3b (0-1 K). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 4th Inning

DiSarcina singled to center field (2-1 BBK).
O'Neill struck out swinging (3-2 BBKBSS). (1 out)
Brown singled to third base (0-2 FS); DiSarcina advanced to second.
Nicholson grounded out to 2b (0-0); Brown advanced to second; DiSarcina advanced to third. (2 out)
Brown advanced to third on a passed ball; DiSarcina scored.
Hoalcraft singled to right field, RBI (2-2 BBKS); Brown scored.
Florence fouled out to c (2-2 FKBB). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 2 Runs , 3 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 5th Inning

Littman singled to pitcher, advanced to second on a throwing error by p (2-2 KBBF).
Grover struck out swinging (2-2 BSFBS). (1 out)
Littman advanced to third on a wild pitch.
Ashworth struck out swinging (2-2 BBSFS). (2 out)
Cruz grounded out to 2b (0-2 SS). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 1 Errors , 1 LOB

Bottom of 5th Inning

Losanno singled to shortstop (1-0 B).
Losanno stole second, advanced to third on a throwing error by c.
Forgione struck out looking (1-2 KKBK). (1 out)
Lyne singled to left field, RBI (0-1 S); Losanno scored.
DiSarcina grounded into double play 1b to ss to p (1-2 FBK); Lyne out on the play. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 1 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 6th Inning

Rocha struck out looking (1-2 KKBFK). (1 out)
Samko lined out to cf (2-0 BB). (2 out)
Neshe struck out swinging, grounded out to c unassisted (3-2 BKSBBS). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 6th Inning

O'Neill singled through the right side (1-0 B).
Brown doubled down the lf line (0-0); O'Neill advanced to third.
Nicholson grounded out to ss, RBI (3-2 BBKFFB); Brown advanced to third; O'Neill scored.
Hoalcraft singled to center field, RBI (0-0); Brown scored.
Florence grounded out to 2b (0-0); Hoalcraft advanced to second. (2 out)
Losanno singled to center field (2-2 FBFFBF); Hoalcraft advanced to third.
Losanno out at second c to ss; Hoalcraft scored on the throw.
Inning Summary: 3 Runs , 4 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 7th Inning

Muir grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-0). (1 out)
O'Connor flied out to cf (2-2 KFBB). (2 out)
Littman struck out swinging (2-2 KFBBS). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 7th Inning

Burke to p for Alden.
Forgione struck out swinging (2-2 KKBBS). (1 out)
Lyne grounded out to 2b (2-1 KBB). (2 out)
DiSarcina lined out to rf (0-1 K). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 8th Inning

Kulaga to p for DiNello.
Grover struck out swinging (2-2 KBFBS). (1 out)
Ashworth struck out swinging (2-2 FKFFBFBS). (2 out)
Cruz popped up to ss (0-0). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 8th Inning

O'Neill grounded out to 2b (1-1 FB). (1 out)
Brown flied out to lf (0-1 F). (2 out)
Nicholson singled to center field (0-0).
Hoalcraft reached on a fielder's choice (2-2 BKBS); Nicholson out at second 2b to ss. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 9th Inning

Rocha flied out to cf (0-1 S). (1 out)
Samko flied out to lf (2-1 KBB). (2 out)
Neshe flied out to cf (1-1 KB). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 9th Inning

Florence grounded out to p (1-1 BK). (1 out)
Losanno singled down the rf line (2-2 KKBB).
Forgione reached on a fielder's choice (0-0); Losanno out at second ss to 2b. (2 out)
Lyne flied out to rf (1-2 FKB). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB

Top of 10th Inning

Muir singled to shortstop (2-2 KBFB).
O'Connor flied out to cf (0-2 KF). (1 out)
Littman flied out to cf (1-0 B). (2 out)
Muir out at second c to ss, caught stealing. (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Bottom of 10th Inning

DiSarcina grounded out to 1b unassisted (0-0). (1 out)
O'Neill flied out to lf (0-0). (2 out)
Brown lined out to 2b (0-0). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 0 Hits , 0 Errors , 0 LOB

Top of 11th Inning

Spielvogel to p for Kulaga.
Grover doubled to left center (0-2 SF).
Ashworth struck out looking (0-2 SSK). (1 out)
Cruz lined out to cf (0-0). (2 out)
Grover advanced to third on a throwing error by c.
Rocha walked (3-2 KSBBFBB).
Rocha stole second.
Samko struck out swinging (0-2 SSS). (3 out)
Inning Summary: 0 Runs , 1 Hits , 1 Errors , 2 LOB

Bottom of 11th Inning

Nicholson doubled to left center (1-0 B).
Ronai pinch ran for Nicholson.
Hoalcraft grounded out to 2b (0-2 KFFF); Ronai advanced to third. (1 out)
Florence singled, bunt, RBI (0-1 F); Ronai scored.
Inning Summary: 1 Runs , 2 Hits , 0 Errors , 1 LOB