Monday, April 21, 2014
LATROBE, Pa. - The Westminster College baseball team lost, 13-3, at Saint Vincent in a nine-inning game on Monday. The Titans dropped to 9-17 overall and 6-8 in the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC), while the Bearcats improved to 14-17 overall and 9-9 in the conference.
The Bearcats led 7-0 before the Titans scored two runs in the top of the fifth inning. Freshman Sean Coyne (New Castle, PA / New Castle) doubled home junior Duncan Watt (Pickering, ON / Dunbarton), who led off the inning with a single. Coyne now has three doubles on the year. Sophomore Ryan Dunn (Freeport, PA / Freeport) scored Coyne with a ground out.
Saint Vincent added three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning and three more in the sixth to take a 13-2 lead. Westminster added another run in the top of the eighth after junior Jared Heck (Pittsburgh, PA / North Hills) scored on a throwing error by Saint Vincent.
Titan freshman pitcher Danny Owoc (Penn. Township, PA / Penn-Trafford) (0-2) pitched 0.2 innings, giving up three runs (one earned) and three walks.
Westminster will host Bethany tomorrow in a PAC doubleheader. The first pitch of game one is set for 2 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.