|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 3 – UMPI 12, PMC 4
After both teams were held scoreless in the first, the Owls would send 11 batters to the plate in the second and collect five runs on seven hits. Three in the third and one in the fourth would give UMPI a 9-0 lead before the Gator bats were effective. Pine Manor would load the bases in the fourth, but only get one. The Owls would extend their lead in the top of the fifth with three runs, and Pine Manor would match them in the bottom half, but the game would end there, with the Owls taking an eight run victory.
Nicole Marucci (JR, Naples, ME) would go three for three in the game with a double, three RBI, and two runs. Levesque would go three for four with one RBI and four runs scored, while Gogan would end up three for five with two RBI.