ORONO, Maine -- The University of Maine baseball team clinched a berth in the 2014 America East Tournament with a 7-0 victory over Albany on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at Mahaney Diamond. Colin Gay (Franklin, Massachusetts) led the Maine offense with three hits, two RBI and a run scored.
Maine improves to 21-26 on the season with the win and 8-10 in America East play. Albany falls to 10-32 overall, 5-16 in conference action.
Maine added to its lead in the bottom of the eighth inning. Brenden Geary (South Hadley, Massachusetts) walked and Salcedo followed with a single to right field. Geary scored on a wild pitch and Salcedo scored when Gay singled.
Maine returns to action on Tuesday, May 13 when it hosts Boston College at Goodall Park in Sanford, Maine. First pitch is scheduled for 5:30 PM. The Black Bears return to Mahaney Diamond when they host UMBC for a three-game series on May 16 and 17.