Simone went 3-for-4 with three RBI and one run scored. He reached base in four of five total plate appearances. The rising senior broke a 2-2 tie in the fourth inning as part of a six-run rally with a two out, two-run single. Simone smashed his third single of the night in his next at-bat, an RBI base hit in the fifth.

The Utica, N.Y., native is less than one week removed from playing in the Division III national championship
game for Cortland State.