Bolstered by a combination of senior leadership and freshman talent, the Eagles took two of three games against the Seminoles on the road.
Colby Dunlop hurled five innings of one-run ball and the UConn bullpen did the rest, guiding the Huskies to a 3-1 win on Wednesday.
Behind 6 2/3 innings of one-run ball from freshman Mason Pelio, BC fought off a late rally from the Tigers and avoided a series sweep at home on Sunday afternoon in front of a good crowd.
The Eagles lineup struggled mightily against Tigers freshman Davis Sharpe, while Clemson didn’t have similar issues getting to BC senior Dan Metzdorf in a convincing 8-1 victory.
BC couldn’t make the most of its chances, stranding 12 runners on base en route to a disappointing third straight loss, this one to nearby Northeastern.
Sal Frelick continued his phenomenal freshman campaign, going 3-for-5 and guiding the Eagles to an impressive 12-3 victory over a strong Kentucky side on Wednesday night.
BC baseball continued its travels to start the season. The Eagles split four games over the weekend, losing twice to Evansville while returning the favor against Eastern Kentucky.
BC finished the weekend with a resounding 14-5 win, but dropped the first two games to the host Wildcats as the result of poor pitching from the back end of the pitching staff.
The Eagles were firing on all cylinders in their first series of the season as newcomers Sal Frelick and Cody Morissette excelled in their debuts.