Mount St. Mary's Baseball Team Travels To Florida For Snowbird Classic

Mount St. Mary's Baseball Team Travels To Florida For Snowbird Classic

The Mount St. Mary's baseball team travels to Florida for the Snowbird Classic (Feb. 25 – March 3).

SCHEDULE
Saturday, February 24 - 1 p.m. | Chicago State | Port Charlotte, Fla.
Sunday, February 25 – 1 p.m. | Minnesota | Port Charlotte, Fla.
Monday, February 26 – 1 p.m. | St. Bonaventure | Port Charlotte, Fla.
Tuesday, February 27 – 1 p.m. | St. Bonaventure | Punta Gorda, Fla.
Thursday, March 1 – 12 p.m. | St. Bonaventure | Port Charlotte, Fla.
Friday, March 2 – 3:30 p.m. | Presbyterian | Port Charlotte, Fla.
Saturday, March 3 – 1 p.m. | Georgetown | Port Charlotte, Fla.

ABOUT THE MOUNT
The Mount St. Mary's baseball topped Coppin State 4-1 in a rain-shortened game on Wednesday, February 21. Sophomore southpaw, Trey McGough, pitched a complete game for the Mount only giving up one earned run while striking out four batters. Freshman, Thomas Savastio, recorded his first career hit while going 2 for 3 with two singles on the day. Alex Kriss also went 2 for 3 with two doubles and a run batted in. Sean Kelly and Vaughn Parker II each added a RBI for the Mount, Kelly hit a triple that brought Savastio in to score and Parker plated Kriss on his single. The Mountaineers open up the 2018 season at 1-0 with the win.

TOP RETURNERS FROM LAST SEASON
Batting average: Vaughn Parker (.298), Patrick Causa (.287), Alex Kriss (.259)
Home runs: Vaughn Parker (3), Patrick Causa (2), Jared Urban (2)
RBI: Patrick Causa (26), Vaughn Parker (22), Jared Urban (21)
Stolen bases: Jared Urban (5), Alex Kriss (4), Brendan Dabagian (3)
Innings pitched: Michael Collins (57.1), Trey McGough (39.0), Noah Smith (27.2)
ERA: Sean Flynn (6.55), Michael Collins (6.59), Trey McGough (8.31)
Strikeouts: Michael Collins (43), Trey McGough (32), Noah Smith (12)

TEAM LEADERS
Batting average: Alex Kriss (1.000), Thomas Savastio (.667), Jared Urban (.500)
Home runs: 
RBI: Kriss (1), Vaughn Parker (1), Sean Kelly (1), Brendan Dabagian (1)
Stolen bases:
Innings pitched: Trey McGough (6.0)
ERA: McGough (1.50)
Strikeouts: McGough (4)

UP NEXT
The Mount comes back to Emmitsburg for a mid-week matchup against Bucknell on Wednesday, March 7 at 3 PM.