Softball Splits Final Four Games in Tucson - Heads Home With 5-7 Overall Record
Thursday, March 22, 2012
TUCSON, AZ - The Calvin softball team split its final four games of its spring trip to Arizona. The Knights will head home with an overall record of 5-7. On Wednesday, Calvin defeated Augsburg 8-2 and fell to Whitworth 11-2. On Thursday, Calvin dropped a 9-4 decision to Carthage in eight innings before coming back to defeat Carleton College 5-3.
In the win over Augsburg Wednesday, the Knights received a complete-game pitching performance from sophomore Lina Avila. Avila helped her own cause with a homerun while senior Marie Prins went 4-for-4 at the plate. Freshman Merin Cok was also 2-for-2 at the plate.
In the loss to Whitworth, freshman Trista Brownlee took the loss. Calvin had six hits in defeat. Avila had two hits as did freshman Christie VanderMeer.
Further details of Calvin’s games on Thursday were not available.