The Brother Rice varsity baseball team travelled to St. Rita and defeated the Mustangs 8-5 on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Joey Payton was huge in relief getting the win and adding 4 strikeouts. Pat Mayo had the go ahead RBI single in the comeback win. Ryan King added 4 hits. Timmy Mahay robbed a home run to aid the Crusaders.
The sophomore baseball team defeated St. Rita 11-1. Eric Diaz and Evan Kirts were dominant on the mound. Jack Payton hit 2 home runs, a double, and 4 RBI. Mike Bolton, Ryan Maher, and Kendall Pettis added multi-hit games.