The Fairfield University Baseball team rallied late, with Luke Nomura hitting a game-tying solo homer and Paul Catalano scoring the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in the eighth to secure an 8-7 victory over Saint Peter's in the series opener.

By the Numbers
  • Stags hit four homers in the game, including three in the fourth inning.
  • Hibbard's two-run homer was his 13th of the season, leading the MAAC.
Yes, But

The Stags had to rally from an early 3-0 deficit as Saint Peter's scored three runs in the first inning.

State of Play
  • Fairfield University is now 14-17 overall and 6-1 in the MAAC.
  • The team will play the middle game of the series at Cook Field tomorrow at 1pm.
  • Jack Erbeck earned his second save of the season with a scoreless ninth inning.
What's Next

The two teams will continue the series with the middle game scheduled for tomorrow at 1pm.

Bottom Line

The Fairfield Stags' late rally, highlighted by key home runs, secured a thrilling victory over Saint Peter's, showcasing their resilience and offensive firepower in the game.