Black Bears Ousted From AE Tourney
UMaine baseball's season ended with a thud Friday afternoon. An 11-2 loss to the Hartford Hawks at the America East Tournament in Massachusetts.
The Black Bears and Hawks were playing an elimination game and got off to a rough start, giving up six runs in the first three innings.
The Hawks got ahead 8-0 before the Bears scored twice in the sixth. A Luke Morrill single scored two runs.
But Hartford would tack on three more runs for the 11-2 final score.
Maine's season ends at 24-28.
Hartford, Stony Brook and UMBC are the three teams still alive for the AE title.
UPDATE 3:10PM Hartford adds more runs...now 11-2 after 7 innings...Black Bears 6 outs from being eliminated from tourney
UPDATE 2:45PM Black Bears score 2 runs on 4 hits in top of 6tth...now 8-2 score
UPDATE 2:30PM The Hawks tack on 2 more runs...Hartford leads 8-0 on 12 hits
UPDATE 2:05PM Hartford sends 9 men to the plate and 4 score...Hawks lead 6-0...Logan Fullmer now pitching for Maine in the 5th
UPDATE 1:15PM Hartford breaks on top 1-0 with a double and a Lukach RBI single