June 19, 2013
Select a Sport
Select a Sport
» - Order Your Shepherd Gear!
» - Football Game Tickets
» - Join the RamHerd
» - Shepherd Athletics Directory
» - Ram Player Profiles
» Visiting Team Information
» Shepherd Athletic Hall of Fame
» Sports Information Sheets
» - Shepherd Press Clippings
» - Shepherd Homepage
» - WVIAC Online
» - NCAA.org
» - NCAA Sports
For: June 19, 2013
No Events Today
View Full Calendar
SHEPHERD SOFTBALL SPLITS PAIR AT WV WESLEYAN TOURNEY (3-16-2012)
– Sophomore outfielder
(Martinsburg, WV/Hedgesville) singled home freshman
(Elkton, MD/Padua Academy) in the ninth inning to lead Shepherd University to a 4-3 win over Mercyhurst on Friday at the West Virginia Wesleyan Tournament in Salem, Va. Shepherd dropped a 5-0 decision to # 12 Kutztown in a later game.
Shepherd took a 3-0 lead against Mercyhurst in the first behind an RBI-double from freshman outfielder
(Dunkirk, MD/Northern) and an RBI-single by sophomore first baseman Sam McQuade (McConnellsburg, PA/McConnellsburg).
Samantha Eimers hit a solo shot in the third for the Lakers to cut the lead to 3-1.
Mercyhurst added a run in the sixth on an RBI-double by Emily Redig and added a run on a solo homer in the seventh to force extra innings.
(Harpers Ferry, WV/Jefferson/Potomac State) fanned nine to earn the win and improve to 5-2. Laker reliever Megen Hopton took the loss.
Samantha Derr hit a three-run homer to help lift Kutztown (17-1) to a win over the Rams in later game.
Junior pitcher Tricia Bettura (Canfield, OH/Canfield) (6.0 IP, 6 Ks, 2 BB, 7 H, 4 ER) took the loss for the Rams to fall to 4-6. Mary Kociencki scattered six hits and picked up the win for the Golden Bears to improve to 5-0.
Shepherd is now 11-9. The Rams return to action on Saturday when they face Chowan at 9 a.m. and Shippensburg at 1 p.m. in second day tourney action.
Features & Extras
& SU Athletic Department
Content on this site is managed by SU Sports Information -
Site Development and Hosting By