Canisius baseball team took the final game and won the four-game series at
Longwood with a 7-0 victory on Sunday afternoon. The Golden Griffins have won
six of their last seven games and improve to 10-5 on the season.
Canisius pitchers combined for the team's first shutout of the 2013 season. Freshman
Alex Godzak earned his first
collegiate win by going seven shutout innings, allowing three hits, walking one and
striking out four. Senior Jason
Rubenstein went 1.1 innings and sophomore Eric Stolzenburg got the final two outs to finish the shutout.
balanced and efficient Canisius attack led to the seven runs that were scored
on eight hits. Junior Jesse Kelso
was 2-for-4 with a double, triple, RBI and a run scored. Freshman Brett Siddall was 3-for-4 with a run
scored and an RBI. Junior Shane Zimmer
had two RBI and also scored a run while sophomore Mike Booth was 1-for-3 with an RBI single.
concludes its season-opening 19-game road trip with at Ohio University next
weekend. The four-game series begins on Friday, with first pitch in Athens,
Ohio set for 4 p.m.