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Patriots Win Game One of Playoff Series with 16 Hits, Solid Pitching

September 20, 2017

 

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY- The Somerset Patriots (1-0) defeated the Long Island Ducks (0-1) 7-1 at Bethpage Ballpark on Wednesday evening to take Game One of the Liberty Division Series.

Mark Hamburger (1-0) pitched seven strong innings, allowing just one run on eight hits and seven strikeouts on 118 pitches.

“We sat outside and tried to nibble away at the corners. We also ...

Patriots Close Out Regular Season with a Win and 19 Hits

BRIDGEPORT, CT- The Somerset Patriots (32-37, 74-65) set a new season-high with 19 hits in a win over the Bridgeport Bluefish (36-34, 77-63) on the final day of the 2017 regular season.

Bridgeport opened up the scoring in the bottom of the first with a solo home run from second basemen Jose Cuevas (7). 

Somerset responded in the top of the fourth inning with three base hits, ...

Vidal's 4 RBIs Key to Patriots' Win

BRIDGEPORT, CT- The Somerset Patriots (31-37, 73-65) pieced together a 5-2 victory over the Bridgeport Bluefish (35-34, 76-63) on Saturday night, led by a four-RBI night from David Vidal

Bridgeport struck first with an RBI triple by Andrew Lambo to score Welington Dotel for the game’s first run. 

The Patriots answered in the third, tying the ball game on an RBI double from Aharon ...

Somerville: Tribute to Det. Matthew Tarentino Precedes Immaculata-Summit Football Game

SOMERVILLE, NJ - In the Friday Night Lights home game opener for Immaculata, the Spartans suffered a heartbreaking loss to the Summit Hilltoppers by the score of 14-13.

The Spartans had a chance to go ahead at the beginning of the fourth quarter, but fumbled the ball at the Hilltoppers’ three-yard line.

The game was preceded by a tribute and ceremonies for Summit Police Detective and ...

Patriots Lose in the Bottom of the Ninth

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - The Bridgeport Bluefish (35-33, 76-62) pulled out a 4-3 victory in the bottom of the ninth against the Somerset Patriots (30-37, 72-65) on Friday night. 

Somerset opened up the scoring in the top of the second inning with back to back RBIs from Tyler Bortnick and Adam Donachie. Bortnick’s double and Donachie’s single gave the Patriots a 2-0 ...

Patriots Acquire Slugger from Can-Am League

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have acquired outfielder Joe Maloney from the Rockland Boulders of the Can-American League for a player to be named later.

Maloney enters his first season with the Somerset Patriots and in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.

He just finished a playoff run with the Boulders that ended in the championship series. Maloney had a .282 average, 84 ...

Patriots Pound Out 14 Hits in Win over Bees

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots (30-35, 72-64) racked up 14 hits in a 7-5 victory over the New Britain Bees (28-37, 54-81) Wednesday night at TD Bank Ballpark.

New Britain opened up the scoring in the top of the third on a Conor Bierfeldt (22) solo home run to left-center field. Somerset responded immediately the next half-inning on an RBI single from David Vidal to level the game at ...

Hillsborough HS Grad Jeremy Shipley Continues Winning Ways at The Citadel

CHARLESTON, SC – Jeremy Shipley, a 2017 graduate of Hillsborough High School and standout track and field athlete, is continuing his winning ways at The Citadel, celebrating its 175th anniversary as one of the nation’s foremost military colleges.

A freshman and member of The Citadel Class of 2021, Shipley spent three years as a member of the HHS cross country team and 4 years as a ...

Home Runs Are the Difference in Patriots' Loss

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The New Britain Bees (28-36, 54-80) defeated the Somerset Patriots (29-35, 71-63) 5-1 at TD Bank Ballpark on Tuesday evening.

The Patriots took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning on an error.

The Bees took a 3-1 lead in the top of the fifth inning solo home run by Conor Bierfeldt (21) and a two-run shot by Michael Crouse (18).

Crouse went deep again in ...

Former Hillsborough HS Quarterback Throws 5 TD Passes, Garners Offensive Award Second Week in a Row

TROY, NY- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute quarterback Edward Trimpert, a 2015 graduate of Hillsborough High School, is ripping up the opponents' defenses in the Liberty League and has been selected Offensive Performer of the Week by the Liberty League after throwing five TD passes in a Division III win over Worcester Polytechnic Institute. 

The junior quarterback completed 11 of 17 ...

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