SNHU claims NE-10 championship
- Updated: May 22, 2021
When and Where: May 21, 2021 – Hooksett (Penmen Field)
Game 1 Score: Southern New Hampshire University 10, Adelphi University 0
Game 2 Score: Southern New Hampshire University 9, Adelphi University 3
Records: SNHU 24-6, AU 19-15
Redshirt-junior Dakota Mulcay (Goffstown) hit two of the team’s six home runs on the day in game one and redshirt-sophomore Alex Kennedy (Braintree, Mass.) drove in five runs in game two, as the 20th-ranked Southern New Hampshire University baseball team took the first two games of the Northeast-10 Championship series against Adelphi University on Friday at Penmen Field to capture the program’s third NE10 title. SNHU rolled to a 10-0 victory in the opener, before posting a 9-3 in the second game.
- Southern New Hampshire, ranked 20th in the latest National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Division II Poll, improved to 17-8 (.680) in its eighth NE10 Championship appearance and captures its third NE10 title (2014, 2016) in as many trips to the finals.
- Kennedy was chosen as the Most Valuable Player of the NE10 Baseball Championship and earned a spot on the All-Championship Team, where he was joined by both Mulcay and Gomes.
- Southern New Hampshire, which earned the NE10’s automatic bid to the NCAA East Regional (May 27-30), will now await the NCAA Selection Show (Sunday – 10 p.m.) to learn more about its seeding, initial matchup and where the team will be headed.
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