BUFFALO – Host Canisius took control early and never looked back on the way to an 11-0 victory Friday night over the St. Bonaventure baseball team.
Canisius (25-17) seized the momentum with a four-run first inning.
From there, the Golden Griffins only added to their lead.
The hosts scored a run in the second and four more in the fourth, posting another two runs in the sixth.
St. Bonaventure (9-26) could never figure out the Canisius pitching as the Bonnies were limited to three hits off a trio of Canisius pitchers, led by starter J.P. Stevenson who struck out nine over his six innings of work.
The Bonnies and Griffs will meet up at Fred Handler Park to continue their Little Three rivalry Sunday afternoon in a doubleheader with two nine inning games on deck. First pitch is scheduled for noon.
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