Mount St. Mary's Baseball Heads to LIU Brooklyn For a Three Game Series This Weekend

Mount St. Mary's Baseball Heads to LIU Brooklyn For a Three Game Series This Weekend

MOUNT ST. MARY'S MOUNTAINEERS (4-27) 2-11 NEC at LIU BROOKLYN (12-17) 3-8 NEC
Friday, April 21, 3 pm | Brooklyn, NY.
LIU Field

SCHEDULE
Friday, April 21, 3 pm
Saturday, April 22, 1 pm
Sunday, April 23, 1 pm

MOUNT UPDATE
The Mountaineers are coming off a loss at Coppin State where the Eagles scored seven unanswered runs that proved to be too much for Mount St. Mary's to comeback from. Patrick CausaTyler Post, and Will Enrico each had multi-hit games in the number two, three, and four spots in the lineup but Mount St. Mary's late comeback falls short in 9-6 loss at Coppin State on Wednesday afternoon. The Mountaineers come into the game with a 2-11 record in NEC play and are in last place. The team's only two wins in the NEC came against LIU Brooklyn earlier in the year.

TEAM LEADERS
Batting Average (min 2 AB/GP): Thomas Esposito (.333), Tyler Post (.292), Vaughn Parker II (.287)
Hits: Jared Urban (33), Patrick Causa (33), Tyler Post (30)
Runs: Tyler Post (15), Jared Urban (14), Zach Hostetter (13)
RBI: Patrick Causa (16), Zach Hostetter (15), Jared Urban (15),
ERA (min 5.0 IP): Sean Flynn (2.84), Jordan Lawson (4.93), Michael Collins (5.63)
Strikeouts: Michael Collins (32), Jordan Lawson (25), Zach Call (18)

ABOUT LIU BROOKLYN
The LIU Brooklyn baseball team had a big midweek non-conference win on the road Wednesday night, beating Manahattan for the second time this season, 11-3. Freshman Patrick Clyne earned the win on the mound, with five strikeouts in 6.0 innings, giving up just one run in his second start of the season. The Blackbirds are 3-8 in NEC play with one of those wins coming against Mount St. Mary's.

ALL-TIME SERIES
Mount St. Mary's and LIU Brooklyn have met 89 times in series history with the Blackbirds holding a 58-31 advantage, including a 32-13 mark in Brooklyn. Mount St. Mary's took two out of three games in the series earlier this season in Emmitsburg.

UP NEXT
The Mount welcomes Towson for a game on Wednesday, April 26 at 3:30 pm.