The last two weeks have seen eight games on the University at Albany baseball team's (7-6) schedule cancelled due to the lingering effects of Winter Storm Stella. The Great Danes were able to make up four of the eight games lost in that stretch. This weekend, the team will look for a return to normalcy with the beginning of the 2017 conference schedule, a three-game series at UMBC.
Another impromptu schedule change for the University at Albany baseball team (7-6) saw the Great Danes pay a quick visit to Brown (4-6) on Tuesday for one game in place of the doubleheader against Saint Peter's the team lost due to unplayable field conditions. UAlbany fell by a score of 13-5, bringing the Danes' three-game winning streak to a close.
The University at Albany baseball team (7-5) landed two players on the America East Week 5 awards list, the conference offices announced Tuesday. Kyle Sacks was named Player of the Week and Kenny McLean was named Pitcher of the Week. They shared their awards this week with UMass Lowell's John Polichetti, who was named Rookie of the Week.
The University at Albany baseball doubleheader at Saint Peter's originally scheduled for Tuesday, March 21 has been cancelled due to unplayable field conditions. No make-up date has been announced.
After taking both games of Saturday's doubleheader against Hofstra in Virginia, the University at Albany baseball team (7-5) completed the sweep of the Pride (4-13) Sunday, winning the third game of the series 3-1.
After a week which saw six games cancelled due to Winter Storm Stella, the University at Albany baseball team (6-5) patched together a three-game series in Virginia with Hofstra (4-13), one of their scheduled opponents from the now-cancelled Fordham tournament originally scheduled for this weekend. The Great Danes won both games of Saturday's doubleheader, bringing their season record back over .500.
Following a stretch that saw six consecutive games get cancelled due to inclement weather, the University at Albany baseball team will scrap together a three-game series with Hofstra in Virginia starting on Saturday.
With Winter Storm Stella already altering the University at Albany baseball team's schedule this week with the cancellation of the single game at Central Connecticut State on Wednesday, the team learned today that their late week games will also be affected.
University at Albany pitcher Jack McClure has been named America East Pitcher of the Week, the conference offices announced Tuesday. McClure shares the award with Player of the Week Chris Sharp, and Rookie of the Week John Polichetti, both from UMass Lowell.
The University at Albany baseball game against Central Connecticut State originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 15 at 3:00 p.m. has been postponed due to inclement weather. No makeup date has been announced.
After playing its first seven games of the season down south, the University at Albany baseball team (4-5) returned to the Northeast to play four games in two days against NYIT (2-9). On the first day, the Great Danes split with the Bears, winning the first game 8-1 and falling in the second 3-0.
The University at Albany baseball team (3-4) will visit NYIT this week for back-to-back double headers. The games were originally scheduled for Friday and Saturday, but were moved up a day due to impending bad weather.