Big innings by each team propelled them to victories as the Wilmington College softball team split an Ohio Athletic Conference doubleheader with Mount Union Sunday. The twinbill was moved from Saturday due to weather.
The Wilmington College softball team surrendered nine two-out runs Sunday as they were swept in an Ohio Athletic Conference doubleheader at the Wilmington College softball complex. The games marked the final home games for seniors Becca Carpenter (South Charleston, OH/Southeastern), Sydney Kelly (Cincinnati, OH/Sycamore) and Kerrie Trautman (Hartville, OH/Field).
Freshman Mariyah Burkhardt picked up her first career victory and junior Beth Persicano earned her first career save as the Wilmington College softball team split a non-conference doubleheader with Oberlin Tuesday.
The Wilmington College softball team split two games on the final day of their participation of the 2017 Gene Cusic Classic. The Fightin’ Quakers fell to NCAA participant Castleton, 3-2, and then knocked off Nazareth, 11-2.
The Wilmington College softball team pounded out 11 runs Wednesday, but it wasn’t quite enough as the Fightin’ Quakers fell to Nichols, 4-2, and to Centenary, 10-9, in extra innings. WC has now lost three games that have gone past seven innings.
The Wilmington College softball team kicked off their eight-game spring break trip with a pair of losses Sunday. The Fightin’ Quakers fell to SUNY- Brockport, 5-1, in the first game, and then to UMass-Dartmouth, 7-5, in extra innings.
The Wilmington College softball team enters the 2017 season with one of the deepest team in the Beth Floyd era. However, a lot of the talent is young, but it still provides Floyd with a plethora of options as the season progresses.