2011 NECC Baseball News

  • Apostolo Named Honorable Mention All-America by D3baseball.com
    May 27, 2011
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Mitchell College junior John Apostolo (Queens, N.Y./St. Mary’s) added national recognition to a growing list of accolades on Wednesday as he earned honorable mention status on D3baseball.com’s All-America nTeam.
  • Mitchell Baseball Lands Two on All-Region Teams
    May 20, 2011
    BABSON PARK, Mass. – The New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) announced the 2011 Division III All-New England Teams on Wednesday which featured 52 student-athletes from across the region, including a pair of Mariners from Mitchell College.
  • Warrington Earns Baseball Division III All-New England Team
    May 20, 2011
    BENNINGTON, Vt.- The New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) announced the 2011 Division III All-New England Teams today which featured 52 athletes from across the region. Among those 52 athletes was SVC's junior outfielder Pat Warrington, who earned third team honors.
  • Mitchell Baseball Eliminated at NCAA Regionals
    May 19, 2011
    AUBURN, N.Y. – Mitchell College’s season came to an end on Thursday afternoon as the College of Brockport eliminated the Mariners, 10-0, on the second day of play at the 2011 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Auburn (NY) Regional at Falcon Park.
  • Mitchell Baseball Falls 3-1 to #6/8 SUNY Cortland in NCAA Debut
    May 18, 2011
    AUBURN, N.Y. – The Mitchell College baseball team made its postseason debut at the 2011 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Auburn (NY) Regional on Wednesday afternoon, falling 3-1 to top-seeded SUNY Cortland at Falcon Field.
  • Cook, Gage, Northup Leave Legacy on SVC Baseball
    May 13, 2011
    BENNINGTON, Vt.-A sophomore captain is rare in college athletics. Three sophomore captains on the same team are unheard of. The Southern Vermont College baseball team had exactly that in the fall of 2008, when Dan Cook(Watervliet, NY/ Watervliet), Dave Gage(Gloversville, NY/ Broadalbin-Perth), and Adam Northup(Richmond,RI/ Chariho) were named captains. The trio of captains had the task of leading a team that hadn't eclipsed the 10 win mark since 1988.
  • The 2011 NECC All-Conference Baseball Team Announced: Apostolo, Grenier and Kupiec Earn NECC Top Awards
    May 12, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Five conference schools were represented on 2011 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Baseball All-Conference Team, it was announced today by Commissioner Del Malloy. In addition to the All-NECC honors, four separate major individual award winners and the team sportsmanship award were also voted upon and selected this week.
  • Endicott Weathers Becker’s Late Rally to Win 7-6 in ECAC Quarterfinal
    May 11, 2011
    Beverly, Mass. – The Endicott baseball built up a 6-1 lead after a six-run bottom of the second inning, and despite allowing four runs late in the game to Becker College, the Gulls held on for the 7-6 win in the ECAC Quarterfinals at North Field.
  • Mitchell Baseball Wins NECC Title, Earns First-Ever NCAA Berth
    May 11, 2011
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Top-seeded Mitchell College scored two runs in the eighth inning to take a 3-2 lead and held on to defeat fourth-seeded Southern Vermont College by the same margin in the title game of the 2011 New England Collegiate Conference Baseball Championship on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Becker Earns Second ECAC Baseball Bid in Three Years
    May 10, 2011
    Leicester, Mass.- For the second time in three years the Becker College baseball team has earned a spot in the ECAC New England Baseball tournament. This marks the first time the two teams will meet for a baseball game.
  • Mitchell Wins Twice to Force Final Game at NECC Baseball Championship
    May 08, 2011
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Mitchell College fought its way to a pair of wins on Sunday at the 2011 New England Collegiate Conference Baseball Championship, forcing a final game to determine the tournament championship that will he held later in the week. The Mariners defeated Daniel Webster College 16-8 in the first game to advance to the title round, and then handed Southern Vermont College its first loss of the double-elimination tournament by a 9-7 final in the nightcap.
  • Mitchell, Southern Vermont Win on Day Two at NECC Baseball Championship
    May 07, 2011
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Two games were played on Saturday at the 2011 New England Collegiate Conference Baseball Championship at Mitchell College. The host Mariners outlasted Becker College to win a 15-12 slugfest in the first game, and Southern Vermont advanced to the title round on a walk-off homer in a 7-4 win over Daniel Webster College in the second.
  • 2011 NECC Baseball Championship Pairings Announced
    May 02, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.—Mitchell College has claimed the top seed for the 2011 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Baseball Championship, which begins the morning of Friday, May 7 in New London, Conn. The Mariners (19-8-1 overall) earned the top spot in the upcoming NECC tournament after posting a 14-4 conference record.
  • Tompkins, Hurley and Santiago Earn Final NECC Weekly Baseball Honors
    May 02, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Becker College sophomore catcher Todd Tompkins (West Haven, Conn.) led the Hawks with a .611 batting average (11-for-18). Tompkins and the Hawks went 5-0 in their final week of regular season play sweeping Lesley and winning two against Newbury. He hit safely in all five contests with four multiple hit contests. Tompkins tallied five runs, two RBI, and six doubles.
  • Perillo, Martinez and Kovner Share Baseball Weekly Honors
    April 25, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.- Mitchell College senior outfielder Jeff Perillo (Newington, Conn.) enjoyed another solid week for the Mariners leading them to a 2-0 sweep of NECC opponent Lesley 10-0 and 17-3. Perillo reached base safely in all nine plate appearances, going a perfect 5-for-5 with two doubles, four RBI and a team high runs scored. He batted 1.000, slugged 2.000 and had a 1.000 on-base percentage. In the opener, he tallied a pair of doubles and shellacked one homer.
  • Apostolo, Murray and Santiago Share Weekly Baseball Accolades
    April 18, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Mitchell College junior pitcher/outfielder John Apostolo (Goffstown, N.Y.) led the Mariners to a sweep against NECC rival Elms 19-9, 9-3 and 11-5. Apostolo batted a team high .769 with nine RBI, hitting safely in all three contests. All three were multiple hit contests, with his best performance coming in the final game going 5-for-5 with one run and four RBI. He hit the cycle with one double, one triple and one home run. His team leading sixth homer came in the opener. He finished with a 1.231 slugging and .769 on-base percentage. He also tossed the second game of the series to notch the win giving up only three runs, one earned, on five hits. He finished with a 1.29 ERA.
  • Mitchell Sweeps Baseball Player, Pitcher and Rookie of the Week Honors
    April 11, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Mitchell College junior outfielder Felix Colarte (North Bergen, N.J.) led the Mariners with a .455 batting average, .727 slugging percentage and a .538 on base percentage helping his team to a perfect 3-0 sweep of NECC rival Daniel Webster. Colarte hit safely in all three games of the series including two multiple hit games and a team high seven RBI. He tallied three doubles. In the final game of the series he went 2-for-5 and plated four runs.
  • Chasse, Kiro, Grenier and LeLievre Share Weekly Baseball Accolades
    April 04, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Daniel Webster College sophomore outfielder Josh Chasse (Haverhill, Mass.) led the Eagles with a stellar .714 batting average, .857 slugging percentage and a .733 on base percentage helping his team to a perfect 3-0 week. . The Eagles defeated Norwich 13-3 and swept NECC newcomer Lesley 12-0 and 9-1. Chasse, the leadoff batter, tallied 6-for-6 in stolen bases along with six runs. He hit safely in all three contests recording three multiple hit games. Chasse went 10-for-14 adding two RBI and two doubles.
  • Apostolo, Curry and Marcello Earn NECC Weekly Baseball Honors
    March 28, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Mitchell College junior outfielder/pitcher John Apostolo (Queens, N.Y.) led the Mariners with a stellar .714 batting average, 1.571slugging percentage and a .750 on base percentage. Newbury College senior catcher Patrick Curry (Hampstead, N.H.) broke two Nighthawk records becoming the all-time hits leader and all-time RBI leader going 9-for-13 on the 3-0 week.
  • Warrington, Kiro, Naaktgeboren, Grenier and LeLievre Share Weekly NECC Baseball Honors
    March 21, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Southern Vermont College junior outfielder Pat Warrington (Folcroft, Penn.) batted a sizzling .667 (4-for-6), while chipping in two runs and four RBI. Warrington helped his team to a 2-0 sweep of Emerson 5-4 and 9-0 this past week. He hit safely in both games, while going 2-for-2 in stolen bases. He slugged 1.167 and posted a .750 on-base percentage for the week.
  • NECC Releases First Weekly Baseball Honors
    March 14, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass.-Elms College senior shortstop Brendan Cordeiro (Berkley, Mass.) batted .350 (14-for-40), while chipping in 13 runs and five RBI for the Blazers in their opening week. Sharing the Player of the Week honors is Mitchell College junior right handed pitcher/outfielder John Apostolo (Queens, N.Y.) batted .333 (6-for-18), while chipping in eight RBI for the Mountaineers.
  • Daniel Webster Chosen Preseason Favorite in NECC Baseball Poll
    February 25, 2011
    ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Daniel Webster College, the 2010 New England Collegiate Conference Co-Champions, has been chosen as the preseason favorite to capture the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) baseball championship, it was announced today by Commissioner Del Malloy. Voting for the preseason poll was conducted among the NECC’s head baseball coaches.
  • Newbury's Gulla Completes OCS Marine Training
    September 09, 2010
    BROOKLINE, Mass.-Michael Gulla (Westbury, NY/Carle Place) returns to Newbury for his junior year after completing the Marine Corps Officer Candidate School (OCS) over the past summer. For the last two years, he has been a starter on the Newbury baseball team as well as a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).