Softball eliminated by Tusculum at SAC Tournament

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba was eliminated from the 2006 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Softball Tournament on Friday afternoon at Salisbury Community Park with a 7-5 loss to Tusculum. The Pioneers improve to 17-31-2, while Catawba ends its season a 28-23.Tusculum built a 7-1 lead and held on despite a four-run seventh for the Lady Indians. Jennifer Doering (Las Vegas, NV) delivered a two-out, tow-run single in the first to stake the Pioneers to an early lead. Tusculum extended the advantage to 5-0 with a RBI-single by Lisette Vital (Santa Fe Springs, CA) in the fourth and run-scoring singles by Jenica Fernandez (Phoenix, AZ) and Jess Greer (Rogersville, TN) in the fifth, all with two outs.

Jacqueline White (Mt. Ulla, NC) had a sacrifice fly in the sixth to put Catawba on the board, but Tusculum struck right back on a hit by Greer and a groundout by Vital for the 7-1 edge. Ryann Baker (Rockwell, NC) singled home two runs for Catawba in the seventh and scored on a single by Hillary Hampton (Salisbury, NC), but White grounded out to end the game.

Five players enjoyed two hit performances in the 13-hit Pioneer attack. Doering, Greer and Vital each had two RBI. Megan Dubois (Chino, CA) improved to 7-6 was she allowed just two earned runs off seven hits over six innings. Baker and Cassie Markham (New Port Richey, FL) each collected two hits in the loss for Catawba.


Today's Events

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1),
Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne,
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL, 2:00AudioVideoStats
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL, 4:00AudioVideoStats


«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne 

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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Basketball (M) Team Photo