Colonial Comeback Falls Short Against Tigers, 11-7

April 8, 2009

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TOWSON, MD - The George Washington University baseball team fell at Towson on Wednesday afternoon by the score of 11-7. The Colonials were down 11-2, but a seventh inning comeback fell short as they lost their second straight. Justin Dignelli made his first start of the 2009 season and junior Chris Holland had four hits.

Dignelli went three innings in his debut and allowed four earned runs and struck out a batter. Senior Jimmy Duggan, sophomore Tom Gately and freshman Michael Boyden finished out the game for the Colonials, with Boyden throwing a scoreless 1 1/3 innings and striking out a pair.

Redshirt junior Sean Rockey hit his sixth home run of the season and drove in three runs in the contest and designated hitter Curtis Eward also had three hits of his own.

The Colonials (16-16, 5-3) will continue A-10 conference play when they travel to Charlotte this weekend (4/10-4/12) and take on the 49ers in their second straight road weekend. Friday's game is set for a 6:00 p.m. first pitch, while the two weekend contests are at 2:00 p.m. and 12:00 p.m respectively.



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