The University of Maine baseball team started conference play by taking two out of three games at Stony Brook.
Tommy Lawrence pitched a complete game shutout to lead the Black Bears to a 1-0 victory on Saturday afternoon.
Lawrence allowed two walks and seven hits. He struck out seven. Scott Heath hit a sacrifice fly that scored Colin Gay in the fourth inning to produce the only run needed for Lawrence.
Stony Brook jumped out to a 5-0 lead and cruised to a 7-1 victory over the Black Bears in the second of the three game series and the first game of a Sunday doubleheader.
Troy Black recorded three hits and two RBI to lead Maine to an 8-3 victory in the series finale on Sunday afternoon.
Mike Connolly allowed two runs in seven innings to earn the victory for the Black Bears.
Maine (11-12/2-1) will continue conference play when they host Hartford for a three game series starting March 23rd.