WPI Sweeps Softball

WPI Sweeps Softball

GAME ONE: Wheaton 3 - WPI 6 

RECORDS: Wheaton (4-12, 2-4 NEWMAC) - WPI (15-5, 5-1 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Worcester, Mass. (Rooftop Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Wheaton was led by Junior Emily Schlapak and sophomore Jade Assad. Schlapak scored one run and two RBIs while Assad crossed home twice. 
  • WPI was led by Ama Biney who scored two runs and an RBI while Marissa Gonzales, Renee LeClaire, RiAnna May, and Erika Wentz each scored one run apiece. 
  • WPI opened the game up with a homer in the bottom of the first. The Lyons would tie the game up in the top of the second with Assad scoring off a wild pitch. WPI was able to score a run in the second and then continued their momentum into the bottom of the third by scoring four runs, making the game 1-5.
  • The Lyons would score one run in the fourth and then once again in the sixth, but it wouldn't be enough to stop the Goats, who finished the game off 6-1.  

THE BASICS:

  • Hits: Wheaton 5 / WPI 11
  • Errors: Wheaton 3 / WPI 1
  • RBIs: Wheaton 2 / WPI 5
  • Left on Base: Wheaton 7 / WPI 3
  • Walks: Wheaton 3 / WPI 0
  • Strikeouts: Wheaton 3 / WPI 0

GAME TWO: Wheaton 4 - WPI 9

RECORDS: Wheaton (4-12, 2-4 NEWMAC) - WPI (15-5, 5-1 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Worcester, Mass. (Rooftop Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Shelbi WilsonJade Assad, Emily Schlapakand Allison Cox each scored one run for the Lyons with Assad picking up RBI in the attempt. 
  • WPI was led Marissa Gonzales and Renee LeClaire who each scored two runs for the Goats. LeClaire would also pick up an RBI in the win. 
  • WPI started the game up with a run in the bottom of the first. The two teams would trade runs in the second, putting the game at 1-2. The Lyons scored three runs in the fourth, but WPI answered shortly after, scoring four runs over the last two innings of the game to make the final 9-4.
  • Wheaton was able to strikeout five compared to WPI's two. 

THE BASICS:

  • Hits: Wheaton 4 / WPI 10
  • Errors: Wheaton 4 / WPI 2
  • RBIs: Wheaton 1 / WPI 4
  • Left on Base: Wheaton 6 / WPI 7
  • Walks: Wheaton 4 / WPI 4
  • Strikeouts: Wheaton 5 / WPI 2

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Tuesday, April 3 with a home doubleheader against Rhode Island College at Clark Softball Field. The first game is set for a 3 p.m. start. VIDEO / LIVE STATS