March 23, 2003

Brown Splits Doubleheader with Old Dominion

March 23, 2003

The Brown University Baseball team split the doubleheader with Old Dominion University. The Bears fell to Old Dominion in the first game 9-2, and went on to defeat ODU 11-8 in the second game.

Heading into the eighth inning in the first game the Bears were down 3-2, when Old Dominion tallied six unearned runs to seal the victory. James Cramphin started the game for Brown and pitched two and a third innings, he was relieved by Sam Jennings who recorded one hit, two walks, and a walk in four and two thirds innings.

Offensively, Paul Christian was 2-4 with a double as Eric Larson was 1-2 scoring a run. Tallying the other run for Brown was Cameron Mitchell who was 1-3.

In the second game of the day Brown was led by James Lowe who was 2-3 with a grand slam, five RBI, one walk, one sacrafice fly and a stolen base. Jeff Nichols was 4-4 on the day recording two doubles, two singles, and three runs. Chris Contrino also scored three runs for Brown on 2-2 hitting. Contrino also had a double, and an RBI.

Larson came in to pinch hit and recorded a triple and two RBI. Matt Kutler went 1-4 and recorded two RBI. Dan Spring was 1-3 as Bobby Deeb went 1-4 with two runs and a stolen base. Recording the win for Brown was Harris Frankel, who relieved Cameron Johnson.

The Bears are now 2-7-1 on the season as they continue action in the Southern trip.