Wednesday's Softball Recap
Wednesday, April 25
Gettysburg 2-8, Elizabethtown 5-0
Senior Adrienne Rahs broke the school's single-season record for RBI and tied the Centennial Conference mark for career doubles as the Gettysburg College softball team earned a split at Elizabethtown College on Wednesday. Gettysburg (19-14) dropped the opener 5-2 to Elizabethtown (23-15) despite a two-run home run by Rahs. The Bullets rebounded in the nightcap led by their senior leader as her first-inning home run broke the RBI record and kicked off an 8-0 victory.
Stevenson 2-5, McDaniel
Stevenson scored off the international tiebreaker rule in the bottom of the 10th inning of game one to key a doubleheader sweep of McDaniel in non-conference softball action on Wednesday. The Mustangs (17-22) broke a 1-all deadlock in the bottom of the 10th for a 2-1 victory before plating two runs in the bottom of the fifth to break a 3-all deadlock and complete the sweep with a 5-3 win.
Muhlenberg 10-9, Centenary
A couple of days after learning that she would not be the senior speaker at Commencement next month, Shelby Smith and her teammates on the Muhlenberg softball team let their bats do the talking. The Mules pounded out 26 hits and had four innings of at least three runs in sweeping Centenary, 10-5 and 9-1, in an important non-conference doubleheader.
York 4-7, Washington College
Host York College of Pennsylvania took both ends of a non-conference softball doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon at Spartan Stadium. The Spartans won game one, 4-3, in eight innings and were victorious in game two by a 7-2 score. The Spartans improve to 13-21 on the year, while the Shorewomen Drop to 18-17.
Tuesday, April 24
Haverford 3-5, Arcadia 9-1
The Haverford College softball team earned a split of a non-conference doubleheader against host Arcadia University on Tuesday afternoon with a 5-1 victory in Game 2. The Knights registered a 9-3 victory in Game 1.
Alvernia 2-6, Ursinus 0-0
The Ursinus College softball team was blanked in both ends of a non-conference doubleheader with Alvernia, losing the first game 2-0 and the nightcap 6-0. In the opener, the Bears were held to just four hits, while Alvernia (28-8) scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth to take the win.