|Date:||March 4, 2018|
|Time:||6:00 pm||Results:||8-0 (5)||Location:||Rochester Dome - Rochester, Minn.|
No. 8 Luther wrapped up the two-day ACM Tournament with an 8-0 victory over Ripon College in five innings. The Norse broke a 0-0 tie after three, scoring three runs in the fourth and adding five in the fifth, to improve to 5-1 on the season.
Designated hitter Annie See and first baseman Natalie Stockman both drove in two runs. See was 2-for-3 and also scored twice. Stockman was 1-for-3 and scored once. Anna Strien and Addy Pender also produced multiple hit games. Strien was 2-for-3 in the third slot of the batting order, while Pender was 2-for-2 in the eighth slot.
Courtney Cooper improved to 3-0 in the circle allowing one hit in five innings of work. Cooper faced 16 batters and struck out six.
Luther returns to action next weekend with two games schedule in Greenville, Ill. The Norse will play Greenville College on Saturday, March 10 at 10:00 a.m. On Sunday, March 11, the Norse will play UW-Stevens Point with a start time also at 10:00 a.m.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586