Request Line: (870) 277-1080 [email protected]
Text Your Gift to KLEK1 to 44-321 LEARN MORE

Your Community Radio Station is possible thanks to this supporter!  Become an underwriter.

Club Softball Wins Two in First Day of NCSA World Series

May 17, 2019

05/16/2019

COLUMBUS, Ga. — Arkansas State University had a strong showing in the first day of pool play in the National Club Softball Association (NCSA) World Series Wednesday by defeating Penn State, 10-0, in the first game and the University of Vermont, 11-1, in the afternoon. The Red Wolves face Northwestern University Friday, May 17, at 8 a.m. CDT.

2019 Softball Team pic

“Today was a good day at the plate for us,” said A-State Head Coach Keith Hinson. “We took on fourth-seeded Penn State and scored 10 runs in five innings on 13 hits. We had five players that batted .500 or more in the game.”

Tiffany Taylor of Portageville, Mo., led the team with three hits, while Lydia Mitchell of Russellville drove in three runs on two hits. Hannah Craig started the game and pitched two innings, giving up three hits, one walk and no runs. Taylor came in during the third inning and faced 10 batters, striking out eight.

Against Vermont, the Red Wolves batted .500 or better. Keely Curtis led with four hits and Rachel Hinson of Vilonia paced A-State with five runs batted in and a pair of triples. One of Hinson’s triples was a walk off to end the game.

Senior Rebecca Treat was perfect at the plate driving in three runs. Courtney Forman pitched three innings as the starter, giving up four hits and one run. Craig came in relief to close the game in two innings, giving up two hits and no runs.

Bracket play begins at 1 p.m. CDT.

Original article source: http://www.astate.edu/news/club-softball-wins-two-in-first-day-of-ncsa-world-series | Article may or may not reflect the views of KLEK 102.5 FM or The Voice of Arkansas Minority Advocacy Council

0 0 vote
Article Rating

Related Articles

Dept. of Military Science Commissions 10 Army Officers

05/28/2020 JONESBORO – The Department of Military Science and Leadership at Arkansas State University commissioned 10 ROTC cadets as second lieutenants during ceremonies conducted virtually. The new officers also have Read more

Newton-Smith Named NCAA Indoor All-American

Story Links JONESBORO, Ark. (5/26/20) – While the season ended just prior to the start of the 2020 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships, the USTFCCCA announced on Tuesday that Read more

A-State Football “Red Wolves Review” Series to Appear on ESPN+

Football 5/24/2020 2:27:00 PM Story Links JONESBORO, Ark. (5/24/20) – The Arkansas State Athletics Department has announced it is producing six episodes of a special "Red Wolves Review" football show Read more

Griffin College of Business Recognizes Top 2019-20 Graduates

05/22/2020 JONESBORO – The names of the most outstanding 2019-20 graduates of the Neil Griffin College of Business at Arkansas State University have been announced, according to Dr. Jim Washam, Read more

Comments

Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Your Community Radio Station is possible thanks to this supporter!  Become an underwriter.

0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x

Pin It on Pinterest