By Ian Dorsey
LOUDONVILLE – The Marist baseball team split its doubleheader with Siena on Saturday, winning the first 6-3 and losing the second 4-2.
Marist 6, Siena 3
W: Jack Bowery (2-0), L: Mike McCully (1-4).
Gene Napolitano singled to right center field, scoring two runs in the second inning.
In the bottom half, Siena scored a run on a wild pitch.
In the third, Dylan Hoy scored Brian Hart on a single to left field.
Hoy singled again in the fifth for another RBI.
Siena scored two runs in the fifth, on an error and a sac fly.
In the sixth inning, Nathan Lincoln scored on a wild pitch. Napolitano scored Lincoln on a single.
Gene Napolitano went 4-for-5 with 3 RBIs.
Dylan Hoy went 2-for-4 with a run and 2 RBIs. Hoy also stole two bases.
Jack Bowery went 5.1 innings. He gave up just two runs and struck out two as he got the win.
Siena 4, Marist 2.
W: Arlo Marynczak (1-1), L: Nick Cantone (1-3).
Siena’s Nick Hohenstein homered off Erubiel Candelario to put the Saints up 1-0 in the second inning.
In the seventh, Nathan Lincoln came around to score on a sacrifice bunt by Reece Armitage after an errant throw by the Siena third baseman.
Later in that inning, Robbie Armitage scored Napolitano on a sac fly to left field to put Marist up 2-1.
In the bottom of the ninth, Siena’s Vincenzo Castronovo hit a three-run homer to right field to walk if off for the Saints.