Georgetown lost the series opener to St. Mary's, 6-1, on Friday.
April 6, 2013
WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University baseball took an early lead with a run in the first inning, but host St. Mary's College (Calif.) scored four runs in the bottom half and went on to beat the Hoyas, 6-1, in the opening game of a three-game series at Louis Guisto Field in Moraga, Calif.
The Hoyas fall to 17-10 overall, while the Gaels improve to 10-20 with the win.
Georgetown got on the board in the top of the first inning, putting runners on the corners with just one out. Senior third baseman Trevor Matern (Santa Clarita, Calif./Hart) hit a single through the left side, moved to second on a passed ball and was on third after a single from senior center fielder Justin Leeson (Exton, Pa./West Chester). A balk by St. Mary's starter Ben Griset scored Matern to give GU a 1-0 lead, but the Hoyas could not get anything else.
Griset retried the next eight batters and did not allow another hit until senior left fielder Paul Bello (Towaca, N.J./Delbarton) hit a one-out single in the fifth.
Georgetown got into trouble in the bottom of the first as redshirt sophomore starter Jack VanderLinden (Dallas, Texas/Episcopal) put the first five St. Mary's batters on base and the Gaels scored four runs to take a 4-1 lead.
Vander Linden settled down and retired six-straight batters before giving up a run in the fourth. He went 7.0 innings and gave up five runs on seven hits with one walk and five strikeouts. In his final six innings, he gave up only one run on three hits.
Griset threw a complete game for St. Mary's, allowing one run on four hits with no walks and 10 strikeouts.
Leeson led the way for Georgetown with a pair of hits.
The series continues on Saturday, April 6 with first pitch scheduled for 4 p.m. (ET).
Chase Bushor Selected to BIG EAST Weekly Honor ...
Georgetown freshman second baseman Chase Bushor (San Diego, Calif./Santa Fe Christian) has been...
Georgetown Baseball Falls to Brown in 10 Innings
The Georgetown baseball team rallied for four runs in the bottom of the ninth, but ultimately...
Georgetown Splits Saturday Doubleheader with Brown
The Georgetown baseball team had 14 hits for the second-straight game to defeat Brown 12-0 in...
Georgetown Baseball Hosts Brown for Three-Game ...
The Georgetown University baseball team will look to extend its four-game winnings streak when it...
Hoyas Ride 14-Hit Attack to 8-1 Win Over Navy
Behind a 14 hits, including three apiece from Ryan Busch (Falcon Heights, Minn./Roseville Area)...
Georgetown Travels to Annapolis for Matchup...
The Georgetown University baseball team returns from its spring break trip to Florida for a...
Smith Named BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week,...
The awards recognize Smith's and Bialkowski's efforts during Georgetown's four games last week at...
Georgetown Holds On for Third-Straight Win, 2-1...
Junior right-handed pitcher Matt Smith pitched seven shutout innings and the Georgetown baseball ...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
Friday, Mar 27 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Lipscomb 7:00 PM Lipscomb Stats Saturday, Mar 28 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Lipscomb 3:00 PM Lipscomb Stats Sunday, Mar 29 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Lipscomb 2:00 PM Lipscomb Stats Tuesday, Mar 31 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at George Mason 3:00 PM Thursday, Apr 2 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball Creighton 3:00 PM Friday, Apr 3 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball Creighton 4:00 PM Saturday, Apr 4 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball Creighton 1:00 PM Tuesday, Apr 7 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Coppin State 3:00 PM Friday, Apr 10 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Villanova 3:15 PM Saturday, Apr 11 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Villanova 1:15 PM Sunday, Apr 12 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Villanova 1:15 PM Tuesday, Apr 14 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball George Mason 7:00 PM Saturday, Apr 18 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball Stony Brook 12:00 PM Baseball Stony Brook 3:00 PM Sunday, Apr 19 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball Stony Brook 1:00 PM Tuesday, Apr 21 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball Coppin State 7:00 PM Wednesday, Apr 22 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball UMES (7 innings) 5:00 PM Baseball UMES (7 innings) 7:00 PM Friday, Apr 24 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Xavier 3:00 PM Saturday, Apr 25 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Baseball at Xavier 1:00 PM
- Online Stores & Tickets