Will Brown had five strikouts in five innings on Monday
Feb. 17, 2014
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Georgetown baseball team (0-3) dropped a 9-1 decision to Towson (3-0) on Monday, closing out a tough season-opening weekend for the Hoyas. The game was played at Wake Forest’s Gene Hooks Field.
Towson scored seven runs over the final three innings to pull away after Georgetown’s starter, junior Will Brown (Chesterfield, Va./Matoaca), held the Tigers to two runs on six hits over five innings while registering five strikeouts.
Evan Ryan (Omaha, Neb./Creighton Prep) had hits in each of his first two at-bats, a bunt single and a sharp double down the left field line. Christian Venditti (Newtonville, Mass./St. Sebastian's School) also reached base twice with a single and a walk.
Towson broke through against Brown in the bottom of the fifth with three one-out hits – two singles and a double – to score a pair of runs.
The Tigers added three more in the sixth off of Chris Giordano (Orlando, Fla./Lake Highland) on three singles, a walk and an error. They added four more runs in the eighth to break the game open.
The Hoyas scored their run in the top of the ninth when Ryan Busch (Falcon Heights, Minn./Roseville Area) led off with a walk and Eric Webber (Stockton, Calif./Saint Mary’s) followed with a double down the right field line. With one out, Venditti hit an RBI ground out to the shortstop.
Georgetown will open its 2014 home schedule with three home games next weekend against Hartford. The two teams will open play at Shirley Povich Field with a 3 p.m. game on Friday before playing a doubleheader on Saturday, starting at noon.
Georgetown Baseball Alums Compete in Annual...
This past weekend, a group of Georgetown baseball alums returned to the Hilltop for Homecoming...
Tim Adleman Excels in Second Opportunity with...
Back in March, Georgetown baseball alum Tim Adleman ('10) was working hard at spring training,...
Georgetown Baseball Set to Welcome Alums
The Georgetown baseball team will welcome back its alumni for the annual Homecoming Weekend...
Georgetown Baseball Defeats Ontario 18-8 in...
The Georgetown baseball played an exhibition game on Saturday afternoon, hosting the Ontario Blue...
Georgetown Baseball Adds Pearlman to Complete...
Georgetown Baseball Head Coach Pete Wilk has announced the addition of Eric Pearlman as the final...
Georgetown Alum Mike Garza Continues Major...
As September winds down and Major League Baseball's pennant races reach their culmination, minor ...
Georgetown Baseball Announces 11 Newcomers to...
Head Coach Pete Wilk has announced the addition of 11 newcomers to the Georgetown baseball...
Hoyas Conclude Successful Summer Baseball Seasons
With the start of the fall semester just around the corner, members of the Georgetown baseball...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
Friday, Feb 13 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball vs VCU 10:00 AM Saturday, Feb 14 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball vs Bucknell 2:00 PM Sunday, Feb 15 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball vs Delaware 10:00 AM Wednesday, Feb 18 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at George Washington 2:30 PM
- Online Stores & Tickets