CANTON Carter Franz and Bryan Palermo had two hits in each game as the St. Lawrence University baseball team swept a Liberty League doubleheader from Rensselaer on Friday, winning 5-1 and 6-4.
Franz went 2-for-3 in the opener, including a home run, and was 2-for-5 in game two for the Saints (18-4 overall, 11-2 conference). Palermo went 2-for-4 in game one and was 2-for-5 in game two.
Brian Magovney also had two hits in the opener for the Saints and Jason Conde threw a complete game, holding RPI (12-12, 9-5) to four hits and striking out five.
Jeff Kott went 3-for-4 in game two for the Saints. Khifer OConnor and Matt DAuteuil each added two hits. OConnor also homered.
Eric Kozack had two hits in game one and three hits in game two for the Red Hawks.
ROCHESTER 7-3, CLARKSON 0-5
David Kinney and Bobby Derico each had two hits and drove in a run as Clarkson (12-11, 6-8) won the second game of a Liberty League doubleheader against Rochester to earn a split in Potsdam.
Ethan Sander went 2-for-4 and drove in three runs for Rochester (6-16, 3-10) in game one. Sam Slutsky and Nick Carlson also had two hits in the opener for Rochester.
SUNY POTSDAM 5-0, SUNY BROCKPORT 1-7
Sami Brown went 3-for-3 to lead the Bears (9-15, 2-8) past SUNY Brockport in the opening game of a Liberty League doubleheader in Potsdam. SUNY Brockport (18-8, 3-5) took game two to earn a split.
Brittany Pawlowski was the winning pitcher in the opener, scattering five hits and allowing an unearned run, and went 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Melissa Martin led SUNY Brockport in game two, going 3-for-4. Emily Dumas, Kayla Ladd and Brianna Ferchin each provided two hits in the second game.
ST. LAWRENCE 14, ROCHESTER 6
The Saints (6-4, 3-1) opened up a 4-3 halftime lead by outscoring Rochester 10-3 in the second half to win a Liberty League contest in Canton.
Stephanie ORourke led SLU with four goals and Brigid Hurley tossed in three. Alana Piroli and Margie Bailey both scored twice while Kendall Harty, Johanna Kelley and Carly VanTassel added single goals.
Niki Holmes led Rochester (2-8, 1-4) with two goals. Liza Maizel, Keegan Kennedy, Lindsey Randall and Sarah Skinner added single goals.
RIT 13, CLARKSON 12 (3 OT)
Carly Augustyn scored with one minute left in the third overtime to lift the Tigers (6-4, 4-1) past Clarkson in a Liberty League game in Potsdam.
Rebecca Lampson led RIT with five goals. Shelby Vakiener scored three and Marlee Vlassis added two.
Alyssa Cristaldi paced the Golden Knights (3-6, 0-4) with six goals and two assists. Katie VanDeValk scored three goals and Saryn Campbell added two. Laura Barlow also scored for Clarkson.
ROBERTS WESLEYAN 16, SUNY CANTON 6
Alison Kendall had eight goals as Roberts Wesleyan (5-6) defeated the Kangaroos in a nonconference contest in Rochester.
Theresa Catteau scored four goals and Vanessa Sell added three goals for Roberts Wesleyan. Kristi Vibbard and Devyn Hutcheson led SUNY Canton (1-6) with two goals while Tressa Goolden and Brittani Bessette added single goals for the Kangaroos.
ROBERTS WESLEYAN 17, SUNY CANTON 5
David Smith outscored the Kangaroos (3-5) by himself, tallying seven goals as Roberts Wesleyan won a nonconference game in Rochester.
Anthony Nucci Lauria scored four goals and Colin Conarie added three for Roberts Wesleyan (3-7). Pat Connelly scored three goals for SUNY Canton with Shawn Spadaccini and Trevor Wight also scoring.