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Luther remained in third place in the Iowa Conference standings after sweeping Loras College this afternoon in Dubuque.
In game one, Carli Radil, Morgan Franklin and Shari Huber were all 2-for-4. Radil and Franklin drove in two runs each, while Huber scored three times.
Becca Girvan (14-4) went the distance in the circle. Girvan allowed two hits, walked three and struck out 10.
Alise Miller triple.
Huber and Kelsey Rose tallied multiple hits going 3-for-4 and 2-for-3 respectively. Kelsey Weindruch drove in a run in the first and another in the fifth.
Girvan (15-4) picked up the victory in relief of Erica Manske. Girvan pitched the final 4 1/3 innings and allowed one run on three hits, walked two and struck out nine. Manske allowed four runs on four hits, walked three and struck out four.
The two wins gives Luther an Iowa Conference record of 9-3, 25-7 overall. Loras fell to 2-10 in league play, 10-17 overall.
The Norse will wrap up the regular season schedule at league leading Central College on Saturday, April 27. This double header will begin at 2:00 p.m.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586