Baseball Holds Annual Alumni Weekend

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Sept. 26, 2008

OXFORD, Ohio - The Miami baseball team ended its annual alumni weekend with with its alumni game Saturday, Sept. 27. The weekend featured more than 90 former RedHawks and included a golf outing on Sept. 26. The Miami baseball team will be action Oct. 3-4 and Oct. 10-11 with its Red and White series at McKie Field at Hayden Park.

Golf Outing - GALLERY

Coach Simonds on the weekend

Alumni game - GALLERY

Recapping the Alumni Game 

OXFORD, Ohio - For the second consecutive season the alumni baseball game ended in a tie. The RedHawks and the Redskins came away locked up 3-3.

Sam Shorts, class of 2006, started the game for the RedHawks going 3.0 shutout innings giving up one hit and striking out three. Brandon Hillier, class of 2007, went 2 for 2 with a triple and Steve Antoniotti had a double and two runs batted in to lead the RedHawks.

The Redskins countered with Zach Schmidt, class of 2003, going 2 for 2 and Bobby Barnes, class of 2000, connecting for a 2-3 day with a double. Mike Ferris, class of 2004, had one of three RBIs for the Redskins.

The current RedHawk squad will play their annual Red and White series starting this weekend with games on Friday (Oct. 3) and Saturday (Oct. 4). Miami will finish the series next weekend with games on Thursday (Oct. 9), Friday (Oct. 10) and Saturday (Oct. 11).