Carter Day and Matthew Lange never competed in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the collegiate level before this season.
With one more regular season series left, head coach Gregg Ritchie said the team needs to hit and pitch like they did Sunday to remain in postseason play.
The Colonials lost both of their games Thursday to fall out of the Atlantic 10 tournament and end their season.
Senior Carter Day led the Colonials on the men’s side with two gold medals over two days of competition.
Freshman utility player Sierra Lange is batting .418 in conference games while owning a 3.32 earned-run average overall.
The Colonials recorded their worst-hitting game since March, when they were limited to four hits in the series finale against George Mason Saturday.
The Colonials have the second-most wins overall in the A-10, but their 10 conference wins put them on the edge of qualifying for postseason play.
Six pitchers took the mound for the Colonials and 10 players recorded a hit in the team’s 16-5 win against Coppin State.
Women’s tennis has not advanced past the semifinal round of the Atlantic 10 Championship since 2010.
Lacrosse faltered in conference play after a strong start to the season, dropping six straight decisions to close out the year.