HC Softball Drops Doubleheader to Medaille
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- March 31, 2005
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March 31, 2005
In the opener, then host Mavericks jumped out to an early lead on a solo homer by senior Mary Helak in the second inning. Medaille added two more runs in the inning, and three more in the third to build a 6-0 lead after three innings.
An error by Medaille, followed by back-to-back doubles by Meghan Gollaher (
Hilbert catcher Amber Fie (
In the second game of the doubleheader, Medaille’s Sara Vertalino blasted a three-run homer in the first inning to give the Mavericks a 3-0 lead. The lead grew to 6-0 when Hilbert loaded the bases in the third inning with no outs. They were only able to score one run, however, as Katie Ahearn (Lancaster, NY/Lancaster) was gunned down at the plate by rightfielder Sara Lewis for the third out of the inning.
Outfielder Kim Klein (
The Hawks next game, a doubleheader scheduled for April 2nd at
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