Bridgeport, Conn.-The University of Bridgeport baseball team continued to play well at its new home in Seaside Park on a windy Wednesday afternoon, as the Purple Knights banged out 16 hits, including three home runs, on their way to a 14-5 non-conference win over local rival, the University of New Haven Chargers. UB is now 10-15 overall and 5-1 at home. UNH slips to 8-10 overall in 2019.
Freshman Anthony Jacabacci (Brookhaven, N.Y.) earned the win on the mound for Bridgeport.
Up next, the UB baseball team will open a big weekend, four-game East Coast Conference series at NYIT on Friday afternoon. First pitch is scheduled for 3:00 p.m.