Softball Falls to Babson in NEWMAC Doubleheader

Softball Falls to Babson in NEWMAC Doubleheader

GAME ONE: Wheaton 2 - Babson 6

RECORDS: Wheaton (5-16, 3-8 NEWMAC) - Babson (15-7, 6-3 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Norton, Mass. (Clark Softball Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Shelbi Wilson led the Lyons with a 2-for-3 performance from the plate, scoring once and knocking in the other Wheaton run.
  • Wheaton got on the board first with Wilson knocking in Lily Ongkiko with a double to right center in the first inning. Emily Schlapak collected the other Wheaton RBI with a single to left that sent Wilson home. 
  • The Beavers countered in the third inning with Samantha Smith tying the game with a two-RBI double to left field that scored Josephine Mares and Ali ReilyAshely Tango gave the Beavers the lead moments later with a single to center that scored Smith. 
  • Babson added its final three runs in the seventh, starting with a triple to right field from Mares that plated Reily and Annie Mitchell. Mares scored later in the inning on a single down the right-field line from Annie Quine.  

THE BASICS:

  • Hits: Wheaton 7 / Babson 10
  • Errors: Wheaton 0 / Babson 0
  • RBIs: Wheaton 2 / Babson 6
  • Left on Base: Wheaton 6 / Babson 5
  • Walks: Wheaton 2 / Babson 2
  • Strikeouts: Wheaton 1 / Babson 0

GAME TWO: Wheaton 0 - Babson 8 (5 innings)

RECORDS: Wheaton (5-17, 3-9 NEWMAC) - Babson (16-7, 7-3 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Norton, Mass. (Clark Softball Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Wheaton's three hits came from sophomore Jade Assad, and first-years Hannah Arkin and Jessica Nardozza
  • Jacqueline Paul ended the game 2-for-2 for the Beavers, while Kayla Schinik went 2-for-3. 
  • Brooke Stock got the win for the Beavers while helping herself out with a grand slam to left field. 
  • Mares started the scoring in the first before Stoke made it a 5-0 game with her grand slam in the second. A bases-loaded walk in the third put Babson ahead 6-0. The Beavers tacked on two more runs in the fourth to end the scoring. 

THE BASICS:

  • Hits: Wheaton 3 / Babson 9
  • Errors: Wheaton 2 / Babson 0
  • RBIs: Wheaton 0 / Babson 9
  • Left on Base: Wheaton 3 / Babson 6
  • Walks: Wheaton 1 / Babson 3
  • Strikeouts: Wheaton 3 / Babson 1

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Saturday, April 14 at Clark University for a NEWMAC series with the Cougars. The first game is set for 12 p.m.. VIDEO / LIVE STATS