Owls Take Two from Softball on Spring Break Trip

Owls Take Two from Softball on Spring Break Trip

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The Sewanee softball team suffered two losses on Thursday at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic to Maine-Presque Isle, 6-5 and 13-6.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score (Game 1): Maine-Presque Isle 6, Sewanee 5
Winning Pitcher: Marissa Reagle (1-0)
Losing Pitcher: Kendell Goodrum (2-13)

Final Score (Game 2): Maine-Presque Isle (5-3) 13, Sewanee (2-18) 6
Winning Pitcher: Marissa Reagle (2-0)
Losing Pitcher: Rowan Jordan (0-5)

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HOW IT HAPPENED - GAME 1
-Sewanee scored five runs in the second inning to break the scoreboard open early. In between base hits by Miranda Townsend and Taylor Wagner, Peri Prestwood launched a two-run triple.

-However, the Owls of Presque Isle rallied to take the contest away from the Tigers. In the fourth, the team scored four runs to make it a 5-4 contest.

-In the seventh, thanks to two Sewanee errors, Maine-Presque Isle won the contest. Roni Shaw recorded the game-winning base hit to end the contest, 6-5.

HOW IT HAPPENED - GAME 2
-The opponents led 4-0 after two and a half innings, but the Tigers' bats went to work. In the third, Rachel Hoffman brought home Hanna Judycki on a groundout.

-In the fifth, the Tigers tacked on three runs to even the score at four runs apiece. Katie Roth laced a two-run double, while Kendell Goodrum struck for an RBI base knock.

-However, the Owls essentially put the contest away in the sixth with eight runs in the half inning.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Kendell Goodrum recorded five hits on the day, finishing 2-for-4 in game one and 3-for-4 in game two.

-Peri Prestwood went 3-for-4 in game one with two RBI.

-Taylor Wagner drove in three RBI over the two games.

MAINE-PRESQUE ISLE KEY STATISTICS
-Anaiz Diaz posted four hits over the two games to lead the Owls.

-Marissa Reagle (2-0) earned both the wins, in relief in game one and starting in the circle in game two. At the plate, she recorded three RBI.

UP NEXT
Sewanee's final day in South Carolina will happen Friday with contests against Southern Vermont and Kentucky Christian.

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