Baseball Falls at Home to Brockport

Dan Bamann (14) hit his first career home run on Monday -- Photo by Ed Webber
Dan Bamann (14) hit his first career home run on Monday -- Photo by Ed Webber

KEUKA PARK, N.Y. — The Keuka College Baseball team lost a non-conference game at home to the College at Brockport on Monday afternoon.

Keuka College (9-12) was led by Dan Bamann at the plate. The junior had a pair of hits include a grand slam. Bamann tied his career-high with five runs driven in on Monday.

College at Brockport 15 at Keuka College 7

The Golden Eagles struck first in the top of the first inning. Brockport plated five runs in the opening inning for the early 5-0 advantage. The Wolves answered in the bottom of the third. Jake Redding and Sean Sheets led the inning off with a pair of singles. Following a walk, Dan Bamann hit a grand slam for the Wolves, driving the ball over the left centerfield fence, as the Keuka College made it a one-run game, trailing Brockport 5-4 after three innings.

Brockport responded with a pair of runs in the fourth, but Keuka College answered in the fifth. Dan Bamann brought a runner home on an RBI single and the Wolves added a run on a wild pitch to make it 7-6.

Brockport regained their three-run lead in the sixth inning and added two more in the seventh to take an 11-6 lead. The Golden Eagles would continue on to the 15-7 victory.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College falls to 0-3 against Brockport all-time
  • All three of the meetings with the Golden Eagles has come at Keuka College
  • The grand slam by Bamann was the first collegiate home run for the junior

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves remain at home on Tuesday as the Green and Gold host Cazenovia College in a North Eastern Athletic Conference doubleheader. First pitch between Keuka College and Cazenovia is set for 1pm.