HARTFORD, Conn. -- Colby College first-year Emery Dinsmore went 5.2 innings, struck out five, and walked none to help the Mules to a 3-1 victory over Trinity College in the first game of a NESCAC baseball doubleheader Saturday.
Dinsmore (pictured) allowed six hits and gave up one earned run in moving to 2-1 on the season. Mule closer Jackson Ward pitched the final 1.1 innings to earn his third save. Ward did not allow a hit and struck out one.
Colby added two more runs in the top of the sixth, both coming with two outs in the inning. Matt Garcia singled and Mulberry smacked an RBI double to make it 2-0. Sterup followed with a single to bring in Mulberry from second.
Mulberry finished with two hits, two runs, and one RBI. Ben Coleman had two stolen bases for the Mules, while Ryan Quinn had a double and a walk.
Colby starter Bobby Forese threw shutout baseball in the first four innings. He allowed five runs, but only two were earned after Trinity scored nine runs in the bottom of the fifth inning.
Matt Treveloni, Noah Paredes, and Quinn had hits for Colby.