MILTON, Mass. -- Curry College copped a 7-2, 5-0 doubleheader sweep from the University of Maine at Farmington in non-conference softball action this afternoon at D. Forbes Will Field.
The Beavers (2-4) are scheduled to host Lyndon State College in their North Atlantic Conference and home opener on Saturday at 2 p.m. The Colonels moved to 13-7 on the season.
In the first game, the Colonels scored three times in both the third and fourth innings to claim the 7-2 opener win.
Emma Vaillancourt (Saco, Maine) was peppered with nine hits, while walking three and striking out five, in the complete-game loss.
Chelsey Munsey rapped an RBI single in both the third and fourth innings for Curry with Ariel LaRosa singling and doubling and Caitlin Luquet providing a double and two RBI.
Munsey notched the victory, twirling a four-hitter with two walks and a like number of strikeouts.
In the second game, Taylor Ahearn fired a three-hit shutout as Curry blanked the Beavers 5-0 to cap the sweep.
Ahearn struck out eight and did not walk a batter.
Bartlett gave up six hits with four walks and four punchouts in defeat.
Luquet singled and doubled for the Colonels, who benefited from UMF errors to score a pair of runs and pushed across another two on wild pitches.
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