McCann's Quinones, Mount Greylock's Hall Shine on Collegiate Diamonds
NORTH ADAMS, Mass.- The MCLA softball team enjoyed its time at the Zavattaro Athletics Complex on Wednesday as it swept a doubleheader from Lyndon State.
Kara Adams tossed a complete game one hitter and McCann Tech graduate Alanza Quinones drove in four runs to lead the Trailblazers to a 14-0 five inning win in game one and Kaylyn Holliday homered in game two to lead the offense as MCLA took that one 10-3.
MCLA is now 4-12 on the season while the Hornets drop to 0-6.
The Trailblazers are scheduled to play Bay Path Thursday at 3:30 p.m. in another twinbill.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- Mount Greylock graduate and Union College freshman Adam Hall allowed just two hits in five innings of work to earn his first collegiate victory on Wednesday, a 15-0 win over MCLA.
Hall struck out one and walked three.
His offense supported him with 18 hits, including home runs by Jack Vesling and Andy Labeck.
MCLA got hits from Pittsfield High grad Bobby New and Christian Seariac.
The Trailblazers (8-8-1) travel to Mass Maritime on Saturday.
STOWE, Vt. -- The MCLA men's tennis team defeated Lyndon State for the second time in four days as it took down the Hornets 9-0 Wednsday afternoon in non league action.
The Trailblazers (2-3) once again found themselves up 3-0 after doubles play. Jared Freeman and Aaron Goldsmith earned an 8-2 decision in the top doubles match for the first point. Charles Najimy and Matt Bluteau blanked Lyndon State (0-7) 8-0 in the second doubles matchup, while Mohamed Mahrous and Felix Bou took a point with an 8-2 win in the third match.
In singles play, Goldsmith took the top match 6-3, 6-1. Freeman had the match of the day in the second singles draw against Neal Mulligan. Mulligan took the first set 6-3, but Freeman responded by taking the next two 6-4, 11-9 to claim the point.
Najimy won in straight sets 6-1, 6-2 for his second point of the day and Bluteau cruised to a 6-1, 6-0 win in the fourth singles slot. Mahrous and Nick Castle each earned points with Castle pulling out a 7-6 second set to close out the match.
The Trailblazers are back in NAC action this weekend when they host Castleton on Saturday.
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