From site: Softball
|Date:||March 3, 2019|
|Time:||10:00 am||Results:||W 8-0 (6)||Location:||Rochester Dome - Rochester, Minn.|
Luther began day two of the ACM Tournament posting a 8-0 victory in six innings over Macalester College. The victory gives No. 16 Luther an overall record of 3-2.
Luther did all of its damage in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings, scoring four in the fourth, three in the fifth and one in the sixth.
Emily Versnik and Maleah Georgen both drove in two runs as a pinch hitter. Versnik hit a bases loaded single to right field in the fourth on her first collegiate at-bat, and Georgen hit single to left field in the fifth. Morgan Hogenson also had two rbi, one with a bases loaded walk in the fourth and one on a fielders choice in the fifth. Abby Gehringer tallied two of Luther's five hits, going 2-for-3 with an rbi.
Samantha Bratland went the distance allowing five hits in six innings of work. She faced 25 batters and walked two and struck out two.
Luther will wrap up the weekend with a game against Ripon College at Noon.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586