Farmington, Maine – UMaine Farmington split a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) double header against conference foe Thomas College by a score of 10-6 and 0-2 on Thursday afternoon on Hippach Field.
The Beavers move to 5-22 overall and 5-13 in conference play while the Terriers move to 4-30-1 overall and 4-16 in the NAC.
The Beavers tallied a total of 10 hits on the day with nine RBI's. Trever Hisler went 2-4 with four RBI's, two runs and a homerun to left field. Derek Bowen went 3-4 with two RBI's, two runs and an homerun to right field. Taylor Lockhart went 1-3 with two RBI's while Jimmy Parks went 1-4 with an RBI.
Mark Leahy started for the Beavers, going 2.1 innings, giving up five hits, six runs with three of them bring earned. Brett Elliott made his season debut, throwing one inning while Ryan Pratt was awarded the win after throwing 3.2 innings, giving up one hit with one strikeout.
Matt Rutherford started for the Terriers, throwing 5.2 innings, giving up nine hits, eight earned runs with two walks and a strikeout. Thomas Paola came in an did not record an out, giving up two runs, one earned with a walk. Rett Adams came in for the final out of the sixth, giving up one hit.
Grant Corbett went 1-3 with three RBI's and two runs while Tristan Pena went 2-4 with a run.
The Beavers fell in game two by a score of 2-0. Gavin Arsenault started for the Beavers, going 5.1 innings, giving up six hits, two earned runs with a walk and six strikeouts. Chase Mallow threw 1.2 innings, only walking one.
Cody Cousins started for the Terriers, going all seven and only giving up four hits with a walk and two strikeouts.