Saints’ Softball Squad Splits Weekend Series in Madison

MADISON, SD (PCSaints.com) –

FRIDAY

PC 4-2

Dakota State

PC – Lauren Paredes 7IP, W, 2R (1ER), 5H, 3K; Brooke Beaman 1/3, 2R; Cassy Loa 2/4, 1RBI

DakSt – Xitlali Lopez 7IP, L, 4R (3ER), 10H, 10K, 2BB + 1/3; Sarah Torres 1/3, 1RBI, 2B

The Saints doubled up the Trojans in hits, 10-5, and did the same w/ the final score, 4-2.

 

PC 16-7 [5inn]

Dakota State

PC – Yulissa Pena 5IP, W, 7R (6ER), 10H, 1K, 4BB + 3/5, 2R, 1RBI, 2B; Camille Vestal 2/3, 2R, 4RBI, 3B, 1BB; Bella Pinotti 2/4, 3R, 1RBI, 2B

DakSt – Madison Aldendifer 2.1IP, L, 7R, 8H, 1K, 2HB; Vinitzia Blanco 3/3, 1R, 2RBI, 2-2B; Xitlali Lopez 2/2, 2R, 2RBI, 2-2B

PC run-ruled Dakota State in the 2nd contest, 16-7. Presentation trailed 6-0 after two innings, but score seven runs in the 3rd to take the lead and dropped a niner on the boar in the T4 to lead by ten. PC held a 15-10 lead in hitting.

 

SATURDAY

PC

Dakota State 4-3

PC – Lauren Paredes 6.2IP, L, 4R (2ER), 9H, 1K, 4BB; Yulissa Pena 1/2, 1R, 1RBI, 2BB; Sam VanderWel 1/2, 1RBI, 2B

DakSt – Xitlali Lopez 3IP, W, 5K + 2/3, 1BB; Sarah Torres 2/3, 2RBI; Madison Aldendifer 1/3, 1R, 1RBI

The Trojans walked-off w/ a win in Saturday’s opener, 4-3. The Saints led 3-0 after 5inn, but Dakota State scored 3R in the B6 to tie it, then got a two-out walk-off single from McKenzie Hermanson in the B7 to win it.

 

PC

Dakota State 9-1 [6inn]

PC – Yulissa Pena 5.1IP, L, 9R (6ER), 11H, 2BB + 0/2, 1RBI; Camille Vestal 1/2, 1R, 3B, 1BB

DakSt – Xitlali Lopez 6IP, W, 1R, 4H, 3K, 1BB + 2/4, 2RBI, 2B, 1SB; Madison Aldendifer 1/3, 1R, 2RBI; Sarah Torres 2/4, 2R, 2RBI

Dakota State earned the weekend split w/ a run-rule victory to finish the weekend. The Trojans scored 9R in the 6inn game, but no more than 2R in any frame.