April 1, 2003
Softball stays perfect in league with sweep of NewberrySALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College swept a doubleheader from visiting Newberry in South Atlantic Conference softball action on Tuesday afternoon at Whitley Field. Catawba won by the scores of 5-2 and 12-0, improving to 17-13 overall and remaining unbeaten in league play with a 4-0 mark. Newberry falls to 7-26 and 0-4. In the opener, Catawba grabbed a 2-0 lead in the third on a pair of two-out, RBI singles by Stacey Handy (Advance, NC) and Jessica Rivera (Key West, FL). Newberry would tie the game in the fifth on a two-out, two-run triple by Julie Wideman (Greenwood, SC). Catawba would respond in its half of the fifth, scoring three times. Val McDowell (Crofton, MD) led off with a single and Stacey Handy reached on a fielder’s choice. Catawba loaded the bases with no outs when a Rivera grounder led to a throwing error. Catawba then scored three times despite the next three batters striking out. Both McDowell and Stacey Handy scored on one wild pitch with no outs, while Rivera was also wild pitched home with one out. Newberry threatened in the seventh with a walked sandwiched by two doubles to cut the lead to 5-3. Shannon Handy (Advance, NC) would relief starter Megan Wilson (Stuart, VA) and get a lineout, groundout and a foul out to end the inning without further damage. It marked the second save for Shannon Handy, while Wilson improved to 5-7, pitching into the seventh and scattering eight hits with five strikeouts. McDowell had two of Catawba’s eight hits, while Jennifer Wilson (Orlando, FL) and Wideman had two hits for Newberry in the opener. Catawba banged out 13 hits in the nightcap in earning a 12-0 win. Shannon Handy picked up the win, moving to 7-2, allowing just two hits (both singles) in five innings of work. She walked one and struck out one. Catawba scored twice in the opening inning, on a wild pitch and a RBI ground out by Rivera. A five-run second would push the margin to 7-0. Rivera delivered a two-run single in the frame to increase her season RBI total to 24, just five shy of the school record. Catawba would added another run in the third and four more in the fourth as 11 different Lady Indians took part in the hit parade. Stacey Handy and Toni Vodola (Wall, NJ) each had two this. Ashleigh Anderson (Barnwell, SC) and Brantley Riley (Saluda, SC) had the two Newberry his. #####
|Lacrosse (W) @ Wingate, 4:00|
|Lacrosse (M) @ Wingate, 7:00|
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 2-3
Softball vs LEES-McRAE 1-4
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-5
Softball vs LEES-McRAE 4-1
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-5
Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA TECH 15-7
Softball @ Limestone 8-1
Softball @ Limestone 1-2
Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 1 (Crescent Pointe GC)
Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Lacrosse (W) vs. FELICIAN 24-1
Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 2 (Crescent Pointe GC) 8th of 11
Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 2nd of 17
Baseball @ Tampa 5-9
Softball vs. KING 3-17
Softball vs. KING 2-0
Lacrosse (W) vs. CHESTNUT HILL 16-15
Baseball @ Tampa 8-12
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-6
Softball @ Emmanuel 2-3
Softball @ Emmanuel 2-4
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 9-3
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-2
Tennis (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-8
Tennis (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 2-7
Lacrosse (M) vs. NEWBERRY 13-9
Softball @ Southern Wesleyan 11-0
Lacrosse (W) vs. NEWBERRY 25-8
Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 1 (Monroe CC)
Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 2 (Monroe CC) 5th of 12
Baseball vs. ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 6-8
Baseball vs. INDIANA,PA 16-6
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Prelims)
Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 0-7
Tennis (W) vs. WINGATE 0-9
Tennis (M) vs. WINGATE 1-8
Lacrosse (W) vs. INDIANA,PA 7-25
Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 3-7
Lacrosse (M) @ Coker 14-8
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Finals)
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 1)
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Prelims) 10 a.m.
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Finals) 6 p.m.
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 1-10
Track/Field @ UNC Pembroke Braves Classic
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 2)
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 19-10
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 13-12
Tennis (W) @ Tusculum 0-9
Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 10-6
Tennis (M) @ Tusculum 3-6
Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 7-8
Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 1 (Columbia CC)
Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 1 (Rolling Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 2 (Columbia CC) 4th of 10
Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 2 (Rolling Hills CC) 6th of 11
Lacrosse (W) @ Wingate 4 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) @ Wingate 7 p.m.
Tennis (M) vs. NEWBERRY 2 p.m.
Tennis (W) vs. NEWBERRY 2 p.m.
Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 2 p.m.
Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 4 p.m.
Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1)
Baseball @ Mars Hill 3 p.m.
Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 2)
Lacrosse (W) @ Lincoln Memorial noon
Baseball @ Mars Hill noon
Softball vs MARS HILL 1 p.m.
Tennis (W) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.
Tennis (M) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 3 p.m.
Softball vs MARS HILL 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Barton 2 p.m.
Softball vs QUEENS 2 p.m.
Tennis (W) @ Queens 2 p.m.
Tennis (M) @ Queens 2 p.m.
Softball vs QUEENS 4 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 1 (River Landing GC)
Lacrosse (W) @ Coker 4 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 2 (River Landing GC)
Tennis (M) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.
Tennis (W) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.
Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 1)
Softball @ Tusculum 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Anderson 2 p.m.
Softball @ Tusculum 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Anderson 5 p.m.
Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 2)
Lacrosse (W) vs. MARS HILL noon
Baseball @ Anderson 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 3 p.m.
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