SMC vs. Adrian

Saint Mary’s Takes Doubleheader from Adrian

NOTRE DAME, IN – In an MIAA softball doubleheader, Saint Mary’s posted a pair of wins over Adrian on Saturday afternoon at the SMC Softball field. The Belles tallied wins of 7-2 in the first game and 9-6 in the nightcap.

Saint Mary’s record now stands at 20-7 overall and 9-3 in league games while Adrian moves to 18-6 and 6-6 respectively.

In the first game Saint Mary’s overcame a 2-0 deficit after the third inning by scoring seven unanswered runs as four different players posted two-hit games for the home team. Leading the way was Ashley Peterson who went 2-for-3 with three RBI’s and a run scored.

Calli Davison posted the win on the mound by scattering nine hits and striking out four. At the plate the junior recorded a 2-for-3 effort with two RBI’s and scoring another.

During the nightcap, the Belles jumped out to a 3-0 lead before holding on for the 9-6 win. Saint Mary’s upped their lead to 9-1 heading into the last half of the seventh inning. However, Adrian made things interesting by scoring fives runs but couldn’t overcome their deficit.

The offense for the Belles stayed strong as they pounded out 15 total hits as six different players each had two hits. All but one player scored a run. Ashley Fusaro went 2-for-4 with two RBI’s and a run scored.

McKenna Corrigan earned the win on the mound to improve her record to 11-0. At the dish, Corrigan had a 2-for-4 performance with two runs scored.

Saint Mary's 7, ADRIAN 2 (04/19/2008 at Notre Dame, IN) (Game 1)
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ADRIAN.............. 101 000 0 -  2  9  4      (18-15, 6-5 MIAA)
Saint Mary's........ 002 005 X -  7 10  0      (19-7, 8-3 MIAA)
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Pitchers: ADRIAN - A. Vangoss. Saint Mary's - C. Davison.
Win-C. Davison  Loss-A. Vangoss  T-1:27  A-67

Saint Mary's 9, ADRIAN 6 (04/19/2008 at Notre Dame, IN) (Game 2)
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Saint Mary's........ 003 000 6 -  9 15  1      (20-7, 9-3 MIAA)
ADRIAN.............. 000 001 5 -  6 12  0      (18-16, 6-6 MIAA)
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Pitchers: Saint Mary's - M. Corrigan. ADRIAN - K. Tomasek; L. Mandevill(7).
Win-M. Corrigan  Loss-K. Tomasek  T-1:31  A-69
HR ADRIAN - M. Stevens.