Lewiston, ME. -- The Williams College baseball team finished up their season with a split with Bates College today taking game 1, 10-1 but falling to the Bobcats in game 2, 3-2.
The Ephs finished the season with a record of 13-19 overall and 6-6 in the NESCAC West and Bates moved to 14-21 overall.
Hatheway led to charge for the Ephs in the bottom of the third with an RBI single allowing Doug Schaffer to score and then off an error from the short stop Jack Cloud was able to reach home to put Williams up 2-0. Nate Michalski followed this up with an RBI single sending Regensburg home to extend the Ephs' lead to 3-0.
In the Williams fourth, with the bases loaded Hatheway was hit by a pitch moving all players forward and sending another Eph home putting Williams up now 4-0. Regensburg added to this lead with an RBI single.
Bates scored a run in the bottom of the sixth but that was all they scored for the game.
Williams was then able to score three more runs in the top of the 7th to end the game and Williams earned the win 10-1.
Luke Rodino took the win in game one moving to 5-3 on the mound, pitching six innings, giving up 2 hits, 1 run, which was earned and striking out 9. Connor speed earned to loss for Bates pitching 4 innings, giving up 7 hits, 5 runs, 4 of them earned, and striking out 4 moving to 3-4 on the mound.
In game two, Bates was first to get on the board scoring 1 run in the bottom of the second followed by another run in the bottom of the third.
Williams responded in the top of the fifth scoring 1 run when Jack Cloud grounded out to the shortstop but Horan was able to reach home. Then Williams was able to tie the game in the top of the eighth off an RBI single from Adam Dulsky sending Hatheway home.
Bates was then able to score one more run in the bottom of the eight to retake the lead and eventually earned the win, 3-2.
Tyler Duff took the loss in game 2 for Williams moving to 2-3 on the mound, pitching 6 innings, giving up 7 hits, 2 runs, 1 of them earned and striking out 5. Anthony Telesca earned the win for Bates pitching 1 inning, giving up 2 hits, 1 run, which was earned and striking out 2.