The North Shore Navs came to Holman Stadium on Tuesday looking to take sole possesion of first place. Evan Christopulos (Bentley) took the mound for the Knights and gave a solid performance. Going 5 innings and striking out 7, while only allowing 2 earned runs.
Things looked bleak offensively for the Knights until the 7th inning. Dylan Jones (FPU) put the Knights on the board with a 2 run single to cut the defecit to just 1. After an intentional walk to La Rocca (SNHU), Dupere (Northeastern) made them pay with a 2 run single of his own to give Nashua the lead. Dupere tacked on another 2 runs in the following inning on an 0-2 fastball with the bases loaded and 2 outs. He finished the game with 4 RBIs
Griffin Young (Wheaton) picked up the W for Nashua, while Jack Pawloski earned the save. Nashua is back in action on Wednesday as they will travel to Westfield to take on the last place Starfires.