Sean Scales - Baseball
Over the course of a three-game series against the Saint Peter's Peacocks, junior Sean Scales recorded six hits in 13 at-bats. He scored four runs and drove in seven as the Maroon & Gold scored a total of 39 runs in 25 innings.
On Friday, May 12, Scales went a combined 4-for-9 against the Peacocks, scoring three runs as the Gaels earned 15-5 and 16-1 wins.
On Sunday, May 14, Iona took down Saint Peter's 8-3 and secured its berth into the 2017 MAAC Baseball Tournament. It is the first time the Gaels have reached the postseason round since 2000. Scales contributed to the big win with two hits, one run scored and two runs drivn in.
He finiished the week with a ;533 on base percentage, .615 slugging percentage, and .462 batting average, He recorded five putouts and 11 assists playing shortstop.
Iona concludes the regular season with a non-conference tilt against Fordahm on Tuesday, May 15 and then a two-day series against Monmouth beginning on Thursday, May 17.