Baseball: Lynn University 5, Saint Thomas (Fla.) 3

BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University’s baseball team downed Saint Thomas University (Fla.) on Friday afternoon, claiming a 5-3 victory on Opening Day. 

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Final: Lynn 5, STU 3

Records: Lynn (1-0), STU (0-1)

Location: Lynn Baseball Field| Boca Raton, Fla. 
All-Time Series: Lynn trails 34-24 (Last meeting, 2019)

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STATS OF THE GAME:

·         Newcomer Liam O’Regan went 2-for-4 at the dish with a go-ahead three-run homer in the bottom of the sixth.

·         Trevor Romeo had two hits, two runs scored and a walk, homering in the fourth inning.

·         Philip Quinn started and threw an efficient 5.2 innings, surrendering just three earned runs and striking out four.

·         Kendrick Pico earned the win (1-0) as he finished off the final 3.1 innings, giving up just one hit while striking out two.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

·         The Blue and White pick up just their third January win since 1993 and improve to 3-6 during that period.

·         The Fighting Knights have now won four straight home openers.

·         Lynn avenges a 17-0 loss suffered at the hands of the Bobcats on Feb. 19, 2019.

UP NEXT: 

Lynn continues its opening weekend of competition tomorrow, Feb. 1, with a matchup versus North Greenville at 2 p.m. in Boca Raton.  

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