PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — Georgetown University scored five runs in the sixth inning Thursday on the way to an 8-3 baseball victory over the University of Maine.
Will Brown pitched the final four innings and allowed just three hits to preserve the win for the Hoyas (5-4). Tim Davis got the victory with 1 2/3 innings of relief.
Freshman Logan Fullmer (1-1) gave up six hits and six runs (four earned) through six innings for the Black Bears (6-9), who suffered their third straight loss.
UMaine took a 3-0 lead into the sixth inning. Mike Fransoso scored one of two second-inning runs for the Bears, then doubled and scored a run in the fifth.
Burk FitzPatrick allowed two runs on two hits in 1 1/3 innings of relief for UMaine and Jake Marks recorded two outs without surrendering a hit.
BYU sweeps UMaine
At Tampa, Fla., Brigham Young University swept a softball doubleheader from the University of Maine by scores of 6-4 and 3-2.
In the second game, Marissa Bravo hit an RBI double in the top fo the seventh inning to lift the Cougars to victory.
J.C. Clayton poked an RBI double and Katie Manuma followed with an RBI single during BYU’s two-run third inning. Clayton added a single, while relief winner Carly Duckworth and Bailie Hicken each hit two singles for the 9-13 Cougars.
Duckworth pitched 1 2/3 scoreless innings.
Jean Stevens cranked a two-run home run in the sixth to lead UMaine (1-13). EmJ Fogel and Hannah Hill each tallied two singles. Hill (0-4) took the loss, spreading out 10 hits.
In the opener, the Cougars scored three runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to take the lead for good.
Bravo singled twice with two RBIs, Manuma doubled and single and Jenna Goar hit a solo homer for BYU behind winner Hannah Howell.
The Black Bears were paced by three singles from Stephanie Wood and Jessica Burk, who hit a two-run homer and had another RBI. Stevens rapped an RBI double.
Beth Spoehr absorbed the loss, pitching 4 1/3 innings while giving up six runs, two earned, on seven hits and one walk. Alexis Bogdanovich pitched 1 2/3 innings of hitless relief.
Husson 11, Norwich 10
At Boucher Field in Bangor, Caitlyn Stauffer scored her second goal of the game with 2:11 remaining, lifting the Eagles to victory in a seesaw affair.
Stauffer loggted two assists for Husson Unviersity (1-1), which received six goals from Haley Huntington. Charlotte Gerhardy tallied tow goals and Abi Staab scored one, while Emily Child, Amanda Mora and Anna Wolterbeek added an assist apiece.
Chelsea Kondratowicz made three saves for the Eagles.
Grace Fitzpatrick paced Norwich (0-1) with six goals and Larissa Gokey scored twice. Hope Royce and Emma Smith netted a goal each to support Rebecca Horgan and Cheyenne Mata-Notel, who combined for 12 saves.