Brian Rapp took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Gian Martellini had a three-run double, and BC snapped an eight-game skid in convincing fashion against Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon.
BC recorded 22 hits in the two-game set—seven more than the Panthers—but ultimately couldn’t overcome the fact that it continuously shot itself in the foot, logging 15 walks and four errors on the day.
BC overcame an early three run deficit from the first inning, but a three-run home run for Harvard’s Patrick Robinson 10 innings later put the game out of reach.
Opportunities were hard to come by for BC in Tuesday’s midweek loss to Connecticut, managing just two hits and leaving two runners on base as they faltered at home.
Jack Cunningham drove in four runs in the first of the Eagles’ three-game series against Virginia Tech, and BC held on for its inaugural victory at Brighton Field.