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IIAC Tournament - vs. BVU

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Date:May 2, 2014
Results:5-4 (8)
Location:Coe College - Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Kristin Winter, who was 3-for-4 with three RBI, hit a walk-off home run to left field in the bottom of the eighth, that gave Luther a 5-4 victory over Buena Vista University.

Trailing the Norse 4-0 entering the top of the sixth, the Beavers scored three runs on three hits and then leveled the score at 4-4 with a run in the seventh. 

Becca Girvan (16-3) went the distance in the circle. Girvan allowed four runs on eight hits, walked six and struck out three. 

Kelsey Rose, was the only other Norse to produce a multiple hit game, going 2-for-4. Miranda McCay, Kayla Hatting and Katie Wieland all had one hit. 

Box Score

The victory was the 11th in a row and increased No. 11 Luther's overall record to 28-6. The Norse will face top seed of the IIAC Tournament No. 9 Coe College tomorrow at Noon. Coe defeated Simpson 3-1 earlier today. The winner will advance to the first championship game that will take place Sunday at 1:00 p.m. The loser will move to the consolation round and play at 2:00 p.m. tomorrow afternoon.

IIAC Tournament Webpage

C

Senior

Le Mars, Iowa

Gehlen Catholic

P

Senior

Maple Grove, Minn.

Osseo

OF

Junior

Bettendorf, Iowa

Bettendorf

IF

Junior

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Prairie

IF

Sophomore

Waukee, Iowa

Waukee Community

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