Blue Bell, PA-- Despite out-hitting Raritan 14 to 11, the Mustangs were defeated, 18-10 in Game 1 of their doubleheader on Monday, April 17th against the Raritan Valley Community College Lions. (non-conference event)
The lions captured the lead in the first inning, but come time in the second inning, our Mustangs scored four runs The big inning was thanks to a stolen base , a triple by Sophomore Linda Sobeck #19 (Upper Merion /Early Education), and a walk.
As mentioned earlier, the Mustangs collected 14 hits which came from Sobeck. Sobeck went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead the Mustangs with 3 hits.
Freshman Shioban Seymour #13 (Methacton High School/ Criminal Justice) had 2 hits.
The remaining hits came from Sophomores Emma Hagel #1 (Norristown High School/ Business Administration), Anna Morgan #12 (Plymouth Whitemarsh/ Liberal Studies), and Allison Henning #9 ((Norristown High School/ Business Administration) collected 2 hits each.
Henning and Morgan each accounted for two of the runs, as well as Freshman Haylie Brass #4 (Upper Dublin High School/ Liberal Studies) and Freshman Shannon Lee #3 (Souderton High School/ Phys Ed. & Health) who scored a run each.
Check game 2 to see the results. The Mustangs will also play against the Cumberland County Community College Dukes on Tuesday, April 18th at 3:30 in a non-conference double header event.
The Mustangs now have a conference record of 4-1 and are 6-7 overall.
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