February 25, 2013
Softball Runs Win Streak to Six Straight
SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba picked up a 5-1 win over Massachusetts-Lowell on Monday afternoon at Salisbury Community Park to close out play in the Catawba Invitational Softball Tournament. The Catawba Indians claim their sixth straight win to improve to 11-5. The River Hawks fall to 1-3.
Catawba used a pair of errors to grab an early lead in the top of the first. Amanda Terry (Cordova, NC/Richmond Co. HS) reached on an error to start the game and came around to score on a double by Morgan Brann (Beulaville, NC/E. Duplin HS). Brann scored on an overthrow after a double by Gina Gerone (Brooklyn, NC/Madison HS). Emily D. Huneycutt (Oakboro, NC/W. Stanly HS) added solo home run in the second for a 3-0 edge.
The River Hawks got a run back in the fourth, but Selena Ashley (Walkertown, NC/ E. Forsyth HS) pitched her way out of a jam to allow just the single run. A walk to start the frame was followed by singles from Ally Greene and Ariana Darcy to make it 3-1. With runners at second and third and no outs, Ashley got a pair ground balls to third and Huneycutt threw out two runners at the plate. The sophomore ended the inning on a grounder to second.
The Lady Indians stretched their lead in the sixth. Tara Gibbs (Waynesville, NC/Tuscola HS) and Sydney Hyder (Asheboro, SW Randolph HS) started the inning with singles. After an intentional walk to Huneycutt with two outs, pinch hitter Holli Chandler (New London, NC/N. Stanly HS) singled home two runs for a 5-1 lead.
Ashley kept the River Hawks at bay over the final two innings to improve to 3-2. She surrendered the lone run on five hits while walking one and fanning four. Catawba had eight hits, but no player had more than one.
Catawba travels to Limestone for a doubleheader on Wednesday starting at 2 p.m.
CATAWBA INVITATIONAL RESULTS
LeMoyne 7, Mass-Lowell 0
Catawba 1, LeMoyne 0 (9)
North Georgia 12, LeMoyne 1
Catawba 2, North Georgia 1
Shippensburg 1, Mass-Lowell 0
Winston-Salem St. 13, East Stroudsburg 2
Lenoir-Rhyne 6, East Stroudsburg 1
Mass-Lowell 4, Lenoir-Rhyne 0
Shippensburg 16, Davis & Elkins 1
Shippensburg 3, Winston-Salem St. 3
North Georgia 8, East Stroudsburg 4
Catawba 5, Mass-Lowell 1
Lenoir-Rhyne 10, East Stroundsburg 3
North Georgia 11, Shippensburg 5
|Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE, 7:00||Stats|
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)
Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17
Volleyball @ Coker 1-3
Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1
Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1
Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2
Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7
Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd
Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20
Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3
Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3
Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)
Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17
Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17
Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1
Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4
Football vs. WINGATE 24-27
Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3
Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2
Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 11th of 13
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 12th of 16
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1-8
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 4-5
Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1
Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0
Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2-7
Swimming WOMEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 81-172
Swimming MEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 91-164
Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 1-3
Cross Country @ SAC Championships W-4th;M-8th
Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3
Swimming Men @ Wingate 65-177
Swimming Women at Wingate 56-187
Football @ Tusculum 40-13
Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 1-3
Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 1-2
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.
Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.
Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.
Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.
Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.
Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)
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