Continentals ends season with 17th victory

Published May 9, 2018 at 4:00pm

The Hamilton College Continentals ended their 2018 baseball season with an historic 8-2 NESCAC West Division win against the Amherst College Mammoths at Trinity College’s Murren Family Field at DiBenedetto Stadium on May 3.

Hamilton (17-17, 4-8 NESCAC West) set a program record with its 17th victory this year. The Continentals had won 16 games in 2013, 2015 and 2016. Hamilton started the season with seven straight losses but posted a 17-10 record the rest of the way.

Brian Lawson (3-3) went five innings on the mound to earn the win. He struck out five and allowed one run on one single.