The Iona University baseball team defeated Villanova 10-7, with sophomore Josiah Ragsdale hitting for the cycle in a stellar performance at Villanova Ballpark.

By the Numbers
  • The Gaels registered a season-high 17 hits in the game.
  • Ragsdale hit a single, home run, double, and triple in consecutive at-bats.
  • Ragsdale tied his season high with four hits and completed his first cycle of the season.
State of Play
  • Iona's victory marked a strong start to the series against Villanova.
  • Ragsdale's performance highlighted the offensive prowess of the Gaels in the game.
  • The teams are set to continue the series with a 1 p.m. start the following day.
Bottom Line

Iona Baseball's powerful performance led by Ragsdale's cycle sets a high standard for the remainder of the series against Villanova, showcasing the team's offensive capabilities and setting a positive tone for future games.