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Fran Kinsey - Baseball

          Release: 04/04/2017
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Fran Kinsey - Baseball

Sophomore Fran Kinsey had himself a week for Iona baseball; the outfielder collected a total of 11 RBI over four games, helping the Maroon & Gold get a pair of wins against MAAC rival Rider and New York Institute of Techonolgy.

On Wednesday, Mar. 29 at Angelo Lorenso Field against NYIT, Kinsey went 3-5, with four RBI and one run scored.  A pair of his RBI came with two outs in the seventh inning.  The Gaels won the contenst by a final of 9-1.

Against the Broncs on Saturday, Apr. 1 at City Park, Kinsey went 1-4 with a run scored and two RBI  He legged out a triple in the bottom of the seventh inning to score senior Tyler Bruno and freshman Brian Picone.  His three-bagger propelled what was a five run frame.  Iona secured game one of the three-game set against Rider, 7-2.

Rider was able to split against the Maroon & Gold on Sunday, Apr. 2.  On the day, Kinsey led the effort for Iona with three hits, five RBI, two walks, one stolen base and two outfield assists.  The Gaels won game one 6-4 and the Broncs salvaged a 10-8 decision in the series finale.

On Wednesday, Apr. 5 Iona travels to Long Island and takes the diamond against Stony Brook at 3:30 PM.

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