|Pine Manor College||UM-Presque Isle|
CHESTNUT HILL, MA – The University of Maine at Presque Isle Softball team (9-7) swept a four game weekend series with the Pine Manor Gators (2-4). The first game would be a tight 4-0 contest, and then the Owls would take control, ending the remaining three in five innings by scores of 18-1, 12-4, and 16-0.
Game 1 – UMPI 4, PMC 0
The Owls would get their first runs in the fourth when Jackie Peers (FR, Limestone, ME) would triple to drive in a run. She would later score on an error to put UMPI up by two. Emma Gogan‘s (FR, Truro, NS) single in the fifth would plate a third run, and Alexis Levesque (FR, Madawasa, ME) would drive in a run in the seventh. The Gators would put together their biggest threat in the bottom of the seventh when two base hits and an error would load the bases with no one out. A comebacker to the pitcher would get the first out at the plate, and two strikeouts would end the threat and the game.
Sara Packard (JR, St. Albans, ME) would give up just four hits and walk one while striking out nine in the game. Peers and Gogan would each go two for four with an RBI.