Kylie Macziewski opened the game with a RBI double to put the Wildcats up by one run.
Tieman had a single, double and RBI; DeSpain had two doubles and an RBI; Bates had a single, double, run and RBI; Houseman had three hits, two runs and an RBI; Westnedge had two hits, a run and RBI; Natalie Kaganich had a hit, as did Griffith. Lyon and Tara Hodgen both tripled. "We had too many strikeouts yesterday (in a 2-1 win against Shawnee Mission Northwest)". We learned a lot. I just have that in me.
UNI recorded three hits in the first inning, but Aces starter Morgan Florey was able to limit the damage to just one run, which came on a Courtney Krodinger single.
"Right now, we are playing as a (complete) team", Buckingham said. This is the year all the freshmen who came in with the new head coach become seniors.
When the Hahnville Lady Tigers started their softball season with back-to-back losses, they weren't sure what was going on.
Last week's snowstorm wiped out the first two games on the Jaguars' schedule, so the 2017 Maryland 4A state champs have not begun their title defense.
"Those are the kinds of games we have to win", Desrochers said. The girls are excited. "April is a very busy month for us".
The Bulldogs scored seven runs in the first inning against Robinson last Monday, then held on for an 8-7 victory. Kean notched a single run in the second, third and fourth innings as the Cougars recorded their second straight victory. Eric Riviera leads the club with 22 RBIs.
Earls meanwhile kept Newport bats quiet with more than four innings of shutout relief.
In the second game, freshman Jordan Cordrey started on the pound, striking out six batters and giving up seven runs on eight hits. "Her first game back she hit a grand slam, so she really didn't miss too much".
"The ball was really wet and our catcher was throwing it back to her, but it slipped out", Christian said.
The Devils will take another week off for spring break but Christopulos thinks the team will be set to go. It was instantly swollen. "That's one of the things I'd like to do this season ..." She didn't play the rest of the day.
Puget Sound 6-6, Whitworth 5-15: Tyler Bailey had three hits and three RBIs and Cody Simmons three hits and two RBIs to lead Whitworth to a win over visiting Puget Sound in the finale of a three-game Northwest Conference in Spokane.
De Soto faced a 5-0 deficit before rallying for three runs in the fifth and one in the sixth. McKenna wise drove home a run with a ground-out. Kelsie Houchens pitched the final four innings.
But Concordia (9-5) scored two runs (one earned) in the bottom of the fourth off Bernero (0-2), and that was the end of the scoring.
Hits - Mac: Lyon 2, Bullock 2, Burks 2, Marly, Kelly, Potts, Yensen, Wells.
The Mariners stand No. 3 in the MaxPreps 1A softball rankings, and the Cougars are No. 2 in the MaxPreps 2A lacrosse rankings.