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Pace Baseball Takes A Loss Against Dominican

Chris Gili put runners on first and third with one out during the game against the Dominican Chargers.
Chris Gili put runners on first and third with one out during the game against the Dominican Chargers. Photo Credit: Pace athletics website

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- The Pace University baseball team fell to the Dominican Chargers 8-3 in a non-conference game.

The Setters (1-3) struck first in the opening inning as senior Michael Viegas and senior Chris Gili singled to put runners at first and third with one out. James Pjura drove in the first run of the game with a double to center. Ian Wukitsch followed with an RBI groundout to put the Setters in front 2-0 after one inning.

Dominican (4-4) scored two runs in the fourth and two more in the fifth for a 6-2 lead, which it never gave up.

The Setters are scheduled to play Dowling on Friday, March 14 at 6 p.m. at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, N.C.