For the Eagles, everything starts with their middle infield duo of Johnny Adams and Jake Palomaki, the most reliable pair in the field and at the plate.
The Eagles started off last season with an eight-game winning streak. This year, they’ve strung together another streak. Only this time, head coach Mike Gambino’s crew is on the losing end, having dropped its first three games.
With a strong all-around day by second baseman Jake Palomaki, and some strong pitching from Justin Dunn, the Eagles handily defeated Niagara.
BC baseball couldn’t hold back a fierce Pitt offense over the weekend, dropping two out of three games in the series, including a 5-0 shutout defeat on Friday.
Jake Palomaki had five hits and three RBI in a 12-inning, 11-10 win over Villanova that capped off an undefeated weekend for Birdball in Florida.
The Eagles mustered only one run in Chapel Hill over the weekend, dropping back onto the ACC Tournament bubble.
The Eagles’ infield committed three errors, two on fluke throws that hit runners in the baseline, in a loss to the Tigers.
Keep an eye on these Eagles as the 2015 baseball season kicks off.