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Retriever Baseball Loses Sixth Straight, 5-2, at George Washington Tuesday
Senior Brad Brainer double and scored Tuesday.
Four GW pitchers scattered nine hits as Michael Boyden (1-1) picked up the win. Freshman Brian Klukowicz (
After the Colonials struck first for two runs in the fourth inning, senior Brad Brainer (Chester, Md./Kent Island/Chesapeake JC) led off the fifth with a double before stealing third. He cut GW’s lead to one as he came home on a grounder to second by fellow senior Wink Nolan (Ellicott City, Md./Calvert Hall/Maryland).
George Washington would add two more in the bottom of the fifth and one in the eighth before sophomore Rick Phillips (Gaithersburg, Md./Gaithersburg) scored on a sacrifice fly by sophomore Casey Medairy (Elkridge, Md./Howard) in the ninth to close out the scoring.
The Retrievers open America East conference play Saturday as they travel to