Amherst Sweeps Trinity in Doubleheader

Meghan Henderson scored in the bottom of the 7th to give Amherst a 6-5 win and a sweep of Trinity in the doubleheader. The Bantams fall to 3-8 for the season while Amherst betters its record to 9-2. Trinity travels for two at Wheaton tomorrow while Amherst will play a doubleheader at Smith on Tuesday.

Softball added two wins to better its record to 9-2 for the season. RookieAllison Schwarting (Los Angeles, CA) pitched a 4-hit shutout while manufacturing three hits and three of her 9-10 stolen bases over the weekend to win NESCAC Player of the Week honors.

Amherst posted a 5-0 victory off seven hits in game one of the doubleheader. Schwarting earned her fifth win of the season by striking out eight Bantam batters. She moved to rightfield in game two as the Jeffs watched Trinity tie the game at 5 in the 6th inning. Meghan Henderson '00 (Tampa, FL) scored in the bottom of the 7th for the game-winner as junior co-captain Jen Shea (Hatfield, MA) betterd her record to 4-0.

 



 
                               Hitting: 16 or more at bats     Pitching Statistics
                                AB      Hits    RBI     ERA             IP      Hits    K       ERA
Darcy Sweeney '00               37      15      8       .405
Sarah Rinaldi U98               31      11      11      .355
Beth Leonard U98                23      8       1       .348
Sandy Accordino U99             38      13      5       .342
Sam Ince U97                    33      11      10      .333
Meghan Henderson '00    33      11      8       .344
Melissa Roja U00                26      8       3       .308
Allison Schwarting U00  35      10      4       .286            49.1    23      46      0.85
Liza Feldman U00                25      3       2       .120
Jen Shea U98                    7       3       2       .429            23.2    24      9       3.25
Amherst Totals          310     100     57      .323            73.0    47      55      1.63
Opponent Totals         271     47      9       .173            69.0    100     34      7.30

Current Record: 9-2 Last Week: Trinity, W 5-0 Trinity, W 6-5 This Week: Tue Apr 8 at Smith (2) Thu Apr 10 Wesleyan (2) Sat Apr 12 WNEC (2)

 

 

Game 1 at Amherst, Massachusetts
Inning                  1       2       3       4       5       6       7       R       H       E
Trinity (3-7)  0       0       0       0       0       0       0    -- 0       4       1
Amherst (8-2)  1       0       1       1       0       2             -         5       7       2
Beth Mooradian and Alison McBride Alison Schwarting and Melissa Roja.  
WP: A Schwarting.  LP:  T Mooradian.  HR: None.

Game 2 at Amherst, Massachusetts Inning 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E Trinity (3-8) 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 -- 5 10 4 Amherst (9-2) 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 - 6 8 6 Kirsten Graham and Jamie Kawecki; Jen Shea and Melissa Roja. WP: A Shea. LP: T Graham. HR: None.