Bulldogs Split At Mount St. Joseph in Softball Doubleheader on Sunday

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

CINCINNATI - The Adrian College softball team split a doubleheader at Mount St. Joseph in non-conference action on Sunday.

THE BASICS

Final Scores: Mt. St. Joesph 4, Adrian 0 - Game one; Adrian 8, Mt. St. Joseph 7 - Game two

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio (Kinder Morgan)

Records: Mount St. Joseph (15-20-1), Adrian (11-18)

ADRIAN HITTING

Game One

Chelsea Shellman (1-for-3), Rebecca Greco (1-for-3), Krista Lynch (1-for-2) and Macy Laws (1-for-2) tallied the four Adrian hits in game one

Game Two

• Shellman (2-for-4) and Jaime Lightner (2-for-4) led the Bulldogs with two hits each in game two

Sarah Richardson (1-for-4) had a game high five RBIs for the game, three of which came in the top of the 4th inning when she hit a double to right field

ADRIAN PITCHING

Game One

Kelsey Meyer (L, 7-8) pitched her 11th complete game of the season

• She faced 26 batters and surrendered seven hits and four runs (three earned)

Game Two

Katie Jenkins got the start at pitcher for the Bulldogs

• She pitched 4.1 innings, facing 22 batters and allowed seven hits and three runs (all earned)

Paige Cubberly (W, 1-2) earned her first win of the season in relief as she faced 14 batters and surrendered four hits and four runs (three earned)

MSJU HITTING

Game One

• Morgan Kain (2-for-3) had two hits in the game (one 2B, single)

• Danielle Nichelson (2-for-3) hit a three run home run in the bottom of the 3rd inning to score the only three RBIs for the Lions

Game Two

• The Lions had 11 hits in game two, four batters tallying two hits in the game and six batters recording one RBI

MSJU PITCHING

Game One

• Brianna Kauf (W, 2-2) pitched all seven innings for MSJ

• She faced 24 batters and gave up four hits

Game Two

• Nichelson got the loss in the circle for the Lions

• She pitched 6 innings, she struck out two batters, and allowed seven hits and six runs (one earned)

UP NEXT

• The Bulldogs travel to face MIAA opponent Olivet in a doubleheader on Friday, April 29 (3:30 pm/5:30 pm)

(Editors Note: Boxscores were not available until Monday due to technical difficulties for Mount St. Joseph)

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