Photo by Robert Cifone
BOX SCORE |
DUBOIS, Pa. --- Carlow University
softball racked up 11 hits in a 5-0 upset victory over No. 2 seed
New Hampshire Technical Institute Tuesday in a USCAA Small College
World Series elimination game.
The Celtics (20-21) put up two
unearned runs in the top of the first inning against the Lynx
Murray (Windsor, Ontario) led off by reaching base on
an error by the shortstop. Adrianna
Gottheld (SO/Charleroi, Pa.) put runners on first and
second with a bunt single, and Annamarie
Osiecki (SO/Erie, Pa.) hit a two-out single up the
middle to bring them both home.
NHTI would not allow the Celtics
another run until the top of the seventh.
Stroud (New Egypt, N.J.) helped her cause with a
lead-off triple to start the inning, and sophomore Tristan
Voss (Enon Valley, Pa.) hit a single to bring her in
and extend the Carlow lead to 3-0.
Senior Sophia Papageorge (Beaver
Falls, Pa.) singled to put runners on first and second with one
Levato (SR/Beaver Falls, Pa.) hit a two-out single
down the left field line to score two runs and put Carlow ahead,
Stroud, Papageorge and Levato each
went 2 for 4 at the plate.
Stroud earned the complete game
shutout, allowing four hits and striking out seven.
The Celtics face No. 5 seed St. Mary
of the Woods College for a 12 p.m. elimination game on Wednesday,
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