Baseball Sweeps Sullivan

Baseball Sweeps Sullivan

Loch Sheldrake, NY----The ASA College baseball team swept Sullivan CC 2-1 and 11-6 this afternoon in their doubleheader.  The Avengers improve to 20-5 with the wins.  ASA extends their winning streak to eight. 

Game 1:

ASA got eight excellent innings from Carlos Tejeda who only allowed two hits and the only run was unearned.  With the win, Tejeda improves to 4-0 on the mound.

ASA would score the go-ahead run in the top of the ninth inning.  Third baseman Eduin Valdez and second baseman Julian Lanfranco scored the Avengers' two runs.  First baseman Julio Ovalles was 3-4 on the afternoon.  Closer Willie Nunez would record the save striking out two in Sullivan's last at-bats.

Game 2:

The Avengers would score three times in the second, fifth, and sixth innings for the comfortable 11-6 win in seven innings.  Reliever Willie Nunez would record the win for the Avengers, his second of the season.  Huascar Polanco came in for the final two innings for his first save of the season.

Jason Perez, Julian Lanfranco, and Gilberto Mendoza all drove in two runs.  Perez was 2-3 with a double.

The Avengers will be back on the field at Rockland CC on Tuesday, April 9th.  The first pitch is scheduled for 6:00 PM.