City College Defeats Jays

Baseball team skid continues

Brooklyn, NY -  After a  promising 3-3 start to the season, the NYU-Poly baseball team lost it's 11th straight Thursday, as the Jays fell to City College of New York 10-3 at Keyspan Park.

The Jays jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the home half of the second when senior Rob Petri (St. Louis, MO) led off with a double and later scored. But the lead was short-lived as CCNY scored three in the top of the third off starter Jon Paul Anatra (Douglaston, NY) and never looked back as thy cruised to the non-conference win. The senior gave up nine hits while walking five and striking out four in eight innings.

Junior Jeff Burdier (Ozone Park,NY), sophomore Keith Sellman (Oyster Bay, NY), and freshmen David Wolfinger all had two hits, with Wolfinger driving in two. Petri scored twice for the Jays who fall to 3-14 overall.

NYU-Poly host St. Joseph's Brooklyn on Saturday in a non-conference double-header at Floyd Bennett Field. Game one starts at 12:00 noon.