W&M track star Frenia and Tribe baseball team earn sweeps

William and Mary's men placed second in the CAA meet in Newark, Delaware. They scored 247 points, while Northeastern won its third consecutive title with 273.

W&M redshirt senior Taylor Frenia of Virginia Beach was named the Field Athlete of the Meet. He swept the shot put, discus and the hammer to become the first athlete since the Tribe's Michael Howell in 1992 to do so. Frenia also tied the all-time CAA record with seven individual titles in his career.

The William and Mary women were fifth with 105 points. Towson won its first team title with 163.5, followed by Elon (158), James Madison (140) and Delaware (108.5).

W&M's Abby Jones won the high jump by clearing 5-8. Junior All-American Regan Rome repeated as the 5,000-meter champ at 16:39.29, followed by Tribe teammate and Peninsula Catholic High alumna Molly McKenna at 16:55.31.

Baseball

Daniel Powers pitched 7 2/3 innings Sunday as William and Mary (28-21, 12-6 Colonial Athletic Association) completed a three-game sweep of the College of Charleston with a 2-0 shutout at Plumeri Park. Cullen Large hit a two-run homer in the fifth.

Powers was named the Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week for his effort that helped put the Tribe atop the CAA standings, tied with UNC Wilmington.

Ryan Hall was 3-for-4 with a home run, three runs and two RBI on Saturday with Bodie Sheehan pitching 6 2/3 innings for the win, and Nick Brown earning his fourth save of the year. Sophomore Hunter Smith finished 2 for 4 with a RBI, while seniors Ryder Miconi and Charles Ameer hit a double and drove in a run.

Chase Bailey got the win Friday and Brown the save.

Football

Former William and Mary punter Hunter Windmuller gained a rookie minicamp invitation from the Washington Redskins, while ex-W&M receiver Kevin Hart landed an invitation from his hometown Pittsburgh Steelers.

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