Softball Wins Thriller
DePaul 3, East Carolina 2
CHICAGO- The DePaul softball team closed out a three-game series with
The game remained scoreless through six innings, but
Senior left fielder Dana Kenney started the bottom of the sixth with a single to left field to get the Blue Demons bats going. Two batters later, senior All-American Saskia Roberson recorded her 48th career home run, sending the ball over the center field fence to tie the ballgame at two apiece.
Clutch hitting led the Blue Demons in the seventh inning. Sophomore Kate Sheaks singled to ignite the DePaul bats. Two batters and two outs later freshman Sandy Vojik singled to advance Sheaks to second. Kenney drove in the winning run, singling to right field to plate Sheaks.
Adix (17-5) finished the game with seven strikeouts and allowed just five hits. Kelli Harrel (25-11) recorded the loss for the Pirates.
The first place Blue Demons will break from C-USA action this week, traveling to