Rams Season Ends in Bottom of the Ninth

Zak Nersesian

Rams Season Ends in Bottom of the Ninth

#8 Castleton State College 10, #6 Farmingdale State College 9


Auburn, N.Y. – For the second time in as many days, Castleton State College staved off elimination by pulling out another ninth-inning, two-out come from behind performance, while Farmingdale State College let a last inning lead get away on an error more than 12 hours from playing a game stretching into the early morning. 

Trailing 9-6 through eight innings, the eighth-ranked Owls rallied for four runs, with the tying and winning runs coming in on a throwing error to first base with two outs to come away with a 10-9 victory over the sixth-ranked and defending regional champion Rams in the second elimination game of the day at the 2010 NCAA Division III Championship Auburn (NY) Regional at Falcon Park. 

Castleton State (34-15) continues on in the loser's bracket, facing SUNY Oneonta in the final game of the day at 7:45 pm. Farmingdale State has its season come to an end.

Linescore

                                                                                          R    H  E

Farmingdale State College            150  000  210  –    9  13  3

Castleton State College                 240  000  004  –  10    9  3

Note: 2 outs, 1 runner left on base when the game ended.

E – McAllister 3, Lancelin, Curler 2; DP – Farmingdale 12, Castleton 6; 2B – Nersesian, Scarlatto, Yera, Labrozzi, Zielinski, Manley 2; 3B – McAllister, De La Cruz; HBP – Zilnicki, Rubenstein, McAllister, Bracamonte, Lancelin; SH – Lancelin; SF – Eisenhuth; SB – Yera, Weingartner, McAllister, Bracamonte,Manley; CS -- Yera.

W – Cook (10-5); L – Biasi (0-1); WP – Fay 3; HBP – by Fay (Bracamonte), by Greene (Zilnicki, McAllister, Rubenstein).

 T – 2:53; Att. -- 300

Box score and play-by-play are available on the following link:

http://www.cortlandreddragons.com/custompages/baseball/2010stats/ncaa10.htm