UNION – Junior Jeff White recorded a complete game win as the Rowan University Profs defeated host Kean University, 12-4, Thursday afternoon in New Jersey Athletic Conference action at Jim Hynes Stadium.
Rowan (21-12-1, 12-4 NJAC) completes the series sweep of Kean this season and sits atop of the NJAC standings. The loss drops Kean to 25-10 overall and 10-5 in NJAC play.
White improved to 6-1 as he allowed four runs and seven hits while fanning eight and walking three.
The Profs jumped on the board early with two runs in the second and third innings and jumped out to an 8-0 lead with a four spot in the fourth. Sophomore Marc Magliaro provided a two RBI double to center in the second inning while Scott Weaver added a two run homerun in the third. Senior Dave Lenig added a two RBI single up the middle in the four run fourth inning which in turn put the game out of reach.
Offensively for the Cougars catcher Eddie Jennings was 2-for-4 with a double and solo homerun while sophomore Vinny Galya was 2-for-4 with a run scored.
For the Profs, leadoff batter Matt Citro was 2-for-4 with three RBI, three runs scored and a three run homerun.
Southpaw Ryan Zamorsky took the loss for Kean. Zamorsky (1-2) allowed six runs in three plus innings of work.
Kean returns to action on Friday when they travel to take on Richard Stockton College at 3:30 p.m.
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