The Bowdoin College baseball team saw its season come to an end Friday as they were eliminated by Western New England University, 7-1, in an NCAA Regional game at Eastern Connecticut State University.
The Polar Bears (26-20) end their season with the second-most wins in school history, a runner-up finish in the NESCAC Tournament, the team’s second-ever NCAA Division III Tournament berth and the program’s first-ever NCAA Tournament victory.
On Wednesday, three Bowdoin pitchers and head coach Mike Connolly were honored in All-NESCAC awards announced by the conference. Junior pitcher Oliver Van Zant was named the NESCAC Pitcher of the Year and a First Team All-NESCAC selection. Senior Tim Welch and sophomore Christian Martin were tabbed as Second Team choices. Head Coach Mike Connolly was recognized by his peers as the conference’s Coach of the Year.