Softball Splits Series with Clark University

Softball Splits Series with Clark University

GAME ONE: Wheaton 3 - Clark 4

RECORDS: Wheaton (5-16, 3-8 NEWMAC) - Clark (6-16, 2-10 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Worcester, Mass. (Clark University)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Shelbi Wilson led the Lyons with one run and one RBI while Jade Assad and Hannah Arkin each picked up an RBI in the loss. 
  • Wheaton opened up the game in the top of the fourth with two runs from Wilson and Ongkiko. 
  • Clark responded in the fifth, scoring three runs to push them ahead 3-2.
  • Lindsay Whittles crossed home in the top of the seventh to tie the game at 3-3, but Clark responded with a single up the middle, scoring the winning run in the bottom of the seventh.   

THE BASICS:

  • Hits: Wheaton 6 / Clark 10
  • Errors: Wheaton 1 / Clark 3
  • RBIs: Wheaton 3 / Clark 4
  • Left on Base: Wheaton 6 / Clark 6
  • Walks: Wheaton 1 / Clark 1
  • Strikeouts: Wheaton 1 / Clark 2

GAME ONE: Wheaton 8 - Clark 7

RECORDS: Wheaton (5-15, 3-7 NEWMAC) - Clark (6-11, 3-5 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Worcester, Mass. (Clark University)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Jade Assad had a stellar performance for the Lyons, batting 3-for-4 while scoring three runs. 
  • Shelbi Wilson and Clara DeCarvalho each had two hits and a run while Lily Ongkiko, Lindsay Whittles, Jessica Nardozza, and Rebekah Lajoie each picked up an RBI.
  • Hannah Arkin and Chloe Woodward each crossed home plate once. 
  • Clark started the game off with a run in the bottom of the second before Wheaton was able to score six runs over three innings, holding the Cougars scoreless during that time to make the game 6-1.
  • The Cougars got back on the board in the fifth with two runs, putting the scoreline at 6-4.
  • The Lyons answered in the seventh with two runs from DeCarvalho and Assad to set the game at 8-4.
  • The Cougars fought back in the bottom of the seventh, but it wouldn't be enough to push past the Lyons early led. 
  • Pitcher Allison Cox picked up the win, with Assad coming in for relief in the fourth inning, picking up the save.

THE BASICS:

  • Hits: Wheaton 12 / Clark 9
  • Errors: Wheaton 0 / Clark 1
  • RBIs: Wheaton 6/ Clark 7
  • Left on Base: Wheaton 7 / Clark 5
  • Walks: Wheaton 3 / Clark 2
  • Strikeouts: Wheaton 5 / Clark 5

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Tuesday, April 17 at 3/5 p.m. against Salve Regina in a doubleheader at Clark Softball Field. VIDEO / LIVE STATS