TUCSON, AZ. — The Williams College baseball team ran its win streak to five games Wednesday by rallying to defeat Gustavus Adolphus 6-5 at the Kino Sports Complex.
The Ephs (5-2) will have Thursday off before starting a key NESCAC West series with Middlebury Friday at 1 p.m. MST.
Wednesday Williams trailed Gustavus 3-1 heading into the bottom of the fifth. With one out, Jackson Parese single and stole second base. Jack Cloud singled home Parese to make it 3-2 and then stole second, advancing to third on a throwing error. He scored on Kellen Hatheway's sacrifice fly to center field.
The Ephs scored twice more in the sixth to take a 5-3 lead. Doug Schaffer drew a lead-off walk and stole second. Designated hitter Jack Overholt singled to third, advancing Schaffer to third on the play, then stole second base.
Williams added a run in the seventh when, with two outs, consecutive singles by Hatheway, Jack Roberts and Schaffer produced a 6-3 lead.
The Ephs had nine hits in the victory, led by Hatheway, who was 2 for 3 with an RBI and two runs scored. Cloud was 2 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored.