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Valpo Falls to Boston College

Thursday, March 04, 2004

Bradenton, Fla. - Boston College scored five runs in both the seventh and eighth innings and went on to defeat Valpo 14-2. Senior Troy Garrett had two hits for the Crusaders.

Valpo (0-6) took a 1-0 lead in the first inning when Kevin Kutansky singled home Jeff Rickert. Boston College (3-5) scored one run in each of the first and second frames and added two more in the fifth on Jason Delaney's home run.

The Crusaders cut their deficit to 4-2 in the sixth when Eddie Hannan scored on an error by the third baseman.

The Eagles plated five in the seventh, highlighted by Garrett Greer's 3-run double, and scored five more in the eighth.

Tom Starck (0-2) suffered the loss, allowing four runs and five hits in 5 innings. The senior lefty struck out four and walked three. Mike Gauthier (1-0) hurled 8 innings, allowing one run and six hits. He fanned four and walked two.

Valpo finished with six hits and committed three errors. Boston College had 14 hits and committed one error.

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