The Dukes jumped out to an early 6-0 lead after three innings and were able to hold off a late surge by the visiting Knights from Neumann University. Freshmen Anthony Lopez, Devin McCann, and Ridge Herrman led the way early for the Dukes, hitting a combined five for nine, scoring five runs, driving in six, and each stealing a base.
The Cumberland baseball team will have their toughest test of the season Thursday against Camden County College. The Cougars of Camden began the 2013 Season as the 9th ranked team in all of NJCAA Division III. The first pitch will be thrown at 3:30PM.