NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The Saint Peter's baseball team dropped the series opening game to Iona College in a weekend Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) series. The Peacocks fell to Iona 15-2.
Jared Quintero (Paterson, NJ / Passaic County Tech HS) led the Peacocks going 3-for-4 at the plate with a RBI and run scored. Nick Ciocco (Cherry Hill, NJ / Cherry Hill) scored the Peacocks run that Quintero drove in during the sixth inning and Angel Perez (Jersey City, NJ / Marist HS) hit a triple that scored Quintero for the Peacocks second run of the game in the same inning.
Game two of the series was postponed to Sunday after inclement weather. The Peacocks and Gaels will now conclude the series with a twin bill on Sunday.