Rutgers-Newark knocked off top seeded TCNJ as five teams remain in the NJAC tournament. Top GNAC seed, St. Joseph's (Maine) also lost their GNAC contest today as Lasell sent the Monks home with a 0-2 record.
Lasell pitcher Daniel Petr pitched a no-hitter to lead the Lasers to the win in game one over Anna Maria. He fanned four and walked three in the complete-game effort as the second pitcher in Lasell history to throw a no-hitter.
Suffolk University, the 2009 GNAC Champions, has been selected as the GNAC Baseball preseason favorite in a vote conducted by GNAC Coaches. St. Joseph's ME was edged to second place by two points, while Johnson & Wales placed third and Albertus followed in fourth. Rounding out the top six teams is Emerson ranked in 5th and Lasell in 6th place.