Softball Falls in Syracuse
The Blue Demons never really got their offense going on Sunday as they were out hit 19-8 and their defense was stymied by three errors.
Sophomore Sandy Vojik walked and freshman Stephanie Blagaich and senior Sara Polensky both singled to load the bases for junior Linda Secka, who connected on a fielder choice that scored two runs. Freshman Amber Patton ripped an RBI single to score the Blue Demons third run of the inning.
The Blue Demons mounted a comeback in the seventh, posting one run before pinch runner Katie Hanson was called out at the plate attempting to steal home and tie the game.
Blagaich was tabbed with the loss, and threw 3.1 innings. Senior Leslie Scott also appeared in the game and threw 2.2 innings. The duo combined for three strikeouts and gave up nine hits.
Erin Downey (14-13) notched the win for the
In the second half of the twinbill, the Blue Demons were unable to get their offense going as they registered just four hits and one run.
The Blue Demons lone run came in the sixth inning when sophomore Marcy Wilus ripped a RBI single up the middle.
Blagaich (6-3) took the loss for DePaul. The Freshman threw the complete game and struck out four batters.
Alexis Switenko (8-1) registered the win for
The Blue Demons will break from conference play on Wednesday, hosting