The Pine Manor Softball team hosted the visiting Daniel Webster Eagles as both teams came away victorious. Pine Manor took the first game of the double-header with a 4-1 win while Amber Schuman was on the mound while their record now stands at 8-10 on the season. Daniel Webster responded a big way in the night cap matchup as they won 11-2 as they now push their record to 3-19.
The low scoring battle saw both teams struggle to take advantage of runners in scoring positions. Both teams scored a run in the opening inning as Skylar Evans reached home for the visitors on an infield error. The Gator responded with a run of their as Ashley Whiteshield notched an RBI single in to left field as Ashley Huber scored on the play. The Gators added another run in the second inning as Vanessa Soto received an RBI sacrifice fly as Nastasia Franklin tagged up and scored. The host then scored 2 more runs in the fourth off of 2 RBI doubles by Amber Schuman and Natasia Franklin.
The second game seemed like a whole different story as the visitors came out aggressive as they posted 3 runs in the opening inning as Abigail Goslin tripled bringing home two runs while she reached home on the next at bat by an error from the infield. The Gators responded with a run in the first inning as Vanessa Soto notched an RBI single while Amber Schuman scored. The Eagles tallied 4 more runs in the second inning and another 3 runs in the third seeing their lead swell 10-2 as they would hold the Gators to no more runs leading them to the 11-2 fifth inning decision.
The Eagles will travel to Mitchell on April 20th with a 3:00 P.M and 5:00 P.M start time.
The Gators next contest will be April 21st as they travel to Fisher to play a makeup game with a 3:00 P.M. and 5:00 P.M. start time.