AACC Softball Sizzles, Has Won 14 of last 15
April 26, 2012By Duane Herr of ANNE ARUNDEL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Continuing their hot streak AACC’s Women’s Softball team improved their win streak to six games in a row with two wins over Montgomery College of Rockville on Wednesday. Having won 14 of their last 15 games the Pioneers boast a 35-8 overall record with an 18-2 MD JUCO conference record.
Locked in a pitching duel in game one of the doubleheader the Pioneers edged Rockville 3-0 with timely hitting and aggressive base running while Elaine Nescio went to work on the mound. Nescio allowed three hits while striking out 14 to earn the complete game shut-out.
Darah Lamarsh: 2 for 3
Jennifer Newman: 1 for 3
Courtney Strambler: 1 for 3, run scored
Janie Thrift: 1 for 3, run scored
Amberly Holcomb: 1 for 3, RBI
Liz Cox: RBI
Christiana Christofaro: run scored
In game two the Pioneer bats came alive exploding for 11 runs on 13 hits. Shelby Smith held Rockville to six runs on four hits in five innings of work. Liz Cox pitched two innings and didn’t surrender a run or a hit.
Lamarsh: 3 for 4, 2 runs, RBI
Nescio: 2 for 4, 2 runs
Newman: 2 for 3, run, 4 RBI
Thrift: 2 for 3, 2 runs, RBI
Strambler: 2 for 4, run, RBI
Smith: 1 for 3, run, 3 RBI
Holcomb: 1 for 4, run
AACC Softball is scheduled to play their final regular season games on Saturday, April 28th at Garrett College. Garrett was just recently pounded with snow showers so a schedule change may be necessary.
The following weekend Anne Arundel is hosting the Region XX Women’s Softball Tournament. Tournament play will begin on Friday, May 4th.