Baseball Pounds Hamilton Twice

April 26, 2008

Middlebury College exploded for 32 runs and the visiting Panthers swept a NESCAC West Division baseball doubleheader (10-2, 22-7) from Hamilton College at Royce Field. Erich Enns hit four homers and drove in 10 runs in the two games. He went 5-for-6 with a program-record three round-trippers and a team-record eight RBI in the second game alone.

Nick Angstman pitched a complete game five-hitter in the seven-inning opener. Angstman struck out four, walked one and allowed two earned runs as he improved his record to 4-0. Justin Wright picked up the victory in Game 2. Wright -- in his first start this season -- allowed eight hits, four runs, walked one and struck out one in five innings.

Six Panthers had two hits each in the first game. Frazier Stowers singled, homered and drove in three runs. David Miranowski singled, homered and knocked in two runs. Mark Shimrock went 4-for-4 with a home run, five runs scored and six RBI in the nightcap. Tim Dillon also collected four hits. Dillon doubled and scored four times. John Lanahan cracked a double and drove in three runs. Middlebury (12-14, 4-8 NESCAC West) hit nine home runs in the doubleheader.

Hamilton (9-17, 3-8 NESCAC West) was led on offense by Dan Hood in the first game. Hood was 2-for-3 with a double and one RBI. Jack Maloney hit the second home run of his career in the first game. Maloney and Tom Monfiletto had two hits apiece in the second game. Monfiletto also drove in two runs. Max Currier '10 hammered a two-run homer in the ninth inning. Gideon Clark had a 12-game hit streak come to an end when he went 0-for-2 in Game 2.