WATERVILLE, Maine -- Five Colby College pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout and leading hitter Matt Treveloni added three more hits for the Mules in a 5-0 win against Thomas College on Thursday at Coombs Field at the Colby Baseball/Softball Complex.
Ben Coleman, Matt Garcia, and Andrew Della Volpe (pictured) all had two hits, one run, and one RBI for the Mules. Ryder Arsenault and Wililam Wessman both had one hit and one RBI.
Dan Schoenfeld, the third pitcher of the day for the Mules, earned the win by pitching the sixth and seventh innings. Taimu Ito struck out three and walked one in the opening three innings. John Baron went two innings until Schoenfeld took over. Emery Dinsmore and Jackson Ward each pitched one inning.
The Mules also started the seventh with a walk to Coleman, who stole second base. Coleman moved to third on a ground out and scored when Garcia doubled to left field. Della Volpe's two-out single brought in Garcia to make it 4-0.
Noah Paredes tripled to left field with one out in the eighth inning. Coleman brought him home with a sacrifice fly to center field for the final run.
Isaiah Arana and Grant Corbett had the other hits for Thomas. Corbett and Gibson both had a stolen base.