In a clash of Jesuit high schools, McQuaid Jesuit defeated Canisius of Buffalo, 13-4. The Knights were paced by 6 points apiece from sophomore Max Ettinghausen, and junior Nicholas Opett. Full boxscore and photos are available by clicking here.
From Pickin’ Splinters website (click here for article):
MCQUAID (2-0) 5
CORNING (IV) 0
McQuaid won its second straight game shutting down Corning (IV), who had exploded for 21 runs in five innings on Wednesday against Hornell. Ryan O’Mara pitched a complete game shutout, allowing three hits, one walk and striking out seven batters on 72 pitches. The Niagara University commit had two stretches in which he retired six consecutive batters. O’Mara collected a pair of hits for the second straight game and is 4-for-7 at the dish this season. Charlie Merkley went 2-for-3 with a run scored. Drew Bailey, Ben Beauchamp and Noah Campanelli all had a hit and an RBI. The McQuaid Jesuit Knights have not allowed a run in 12 consecutive innings.