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Lions' Season Ends in Sweep at Mount Aloysius

Lions' Season Ends in Sweep at Mount Aloysius



5/3/2014 — CRESSON, Pa. - Penn State Altoona baseball suffered a sweep at the hands of Mount Aloysius College on Saturday in the first round of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament. The Lions lost 13-0 and 11-2 to be eliminated from postseason play.

In game one, the Lions were limited to six hits by Mount Aloysius starter Derrick Capiak, who struck out 10 batters in his complete game shutout.

Tyler Pastor (Nazareth, PA/Nazareth) was 2-for-3 to lead Penn State Altoona at the plate.

In game two, the Lions were unable to generate much more offense, as the Mounties' starting pitcher, Daniel Resavy, yielded two runs on nine hits.

Pastor had another two-hit performance, as did teammates Jordan Swope (State College, PA/Tussey Mountain) and Pat McHenry (Christiana, PA/Octorara).

Trailing 10-0 in the top of the sixth, the Lions picked up two runs on McHenry's RBI single and a John Szmed (Delmont, PA/Greensburg-Salem) sacrifice fly.

Penn State Altoona baseball ends its season with a 17-25 overall record.

Photo: Penn State Altoona freshman Tyler Pastor had four hits in his team's losses to Mount Aloysius College on Saturday in the AMCC Tournament.

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