SOFTBALL STAYS UNDEFEATED IN CONFERENCE PLAY WITH SWEEP OVER GOLDEY-BEACOM COLLEGE
Wilmington, DE (4/9/12) The Dominican College softball team improved to 22-12 and stayed undefeated at 16-0 in Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) play after sweepng host, Goldey-Beacom College, this afternoon in games played at the Jackson Athletic Complex. Dominican took game one, 11-1 in six innings and won the second game, 10-1 in five innings.
Game One: Dominican trailed 1-0 after one inning when the team answered back with a four-run second inning. Brielle Kerscher (Staten Island, NY) and Julie Plante* (Swansea, MA) both had run scoring singles, while senior Deidre Jeppson* (Sylmar, CA) hit a two-run double to left field to put the Lady Chargers ahead 4-1.
Dominican scored in each of the remaining four innings for the 11-1 victory. DC pounded out 15 hits in the game, while five Lady Chargers collected two hits a-piece.
Paige Berzak (Cypress, CA) went 3-3 with three RBIs and two runs scored.
Delaney Childers (Johnstown, OH) improved to 13-6 in the win, allowing one run on six hits and four strikeouts.
Game Two: Once again Dominican trailed 1-0 after one inning, but the offense came alive again in the second inning as they scored seven runs to go ahead 7-1. DC added two runs in the third and one in the fifth for the 10-1 five inning victory.
The Lady Chargers collected nine hits in game two with Plante and Jeppson each getting two hits.
Katrina Pistilli* (Staten Island, NY) pitched five innings, allowing one run on five hits and collectining four strikeouts to improve to 7-6 on the season.
Dominican is scheduled to be back on the field tomorrow afternoon as they host Wilmington University.