Niagara Falls saw a scoring explosion with the Purple Eagles taking a commanding lead in a 16-8 victory over the Mountaineers, opening with a five-run first inning and a seven-run sixth inning.

By the Numbers
  • Niagara scored five runs in the first inning and seven runs in the sixth inning.
  • Mount St. Mary's fought back to tie the game at 5-5 with a three-run rally in the fourth inning.
Yes, But

The Mountaineers' late rally fell short as Niagara secured the win with a 16-8 final score.

State of Play
  • Niagara maintained control throughout the game, holding the Mount to no runs in the final four innings.
  • The Mountaineers showed resilience with a late rally in the ninth inning but ultimately came up short.
What's Next

The Mountaineers will look to bounce back in the remaining games of the three-game series against Niagara.

Bottom Line

Niagara's dominant offensive performance early in the game set the tone for their victory over the Mountaineers, highlighting the importance of consistent pitching and defensive play in baseball.