Baseball: Schwindel, Jones homer in split doubleheader

07/03/2011 1:19 PM |

Frank Schwindel and Patrick Jones both homered for the Riverhead Tomcats in a 2-0 win over the Westhampton Aviators on Saturday, splitting an Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League doubleheader in Riverhead. Eric Romano added two singles to the victory.

David Gibson pitched five and two-thirds innings for the Tomcats (9-11), giving up two hits and no runs. He walked one and struck out four.

The Aviators (12-10), who had moved into first place in the Hampton Division, received their three hits from Kyle Lombardo, Mike Ahmed and Mike Rosenfeld.

In the first game, a 3-1 Westhampton victory, Ryan Doran fired nine strikeouts over five and two-thirds innings, Steven Roche worked two-thirds of an inning to pick up the win, and Brandon Kuter registered a two-out save. Doran allowed one earned run and four hits.

Jones had two hits, one of them a double, and Schwindel walked twice and had a run batted in for the Tomcats.