Lewiston, Maine – UMaine-Farmington's softball team dropped a double-header to Bates College today on Lafayette St. Field by a final score of 9-0 and 8-1 in non-conference action.
Game One (L, 9-0)
IN THE BOX
- Kayleigh Oberg and Kailyn Hill notched the Beavers only two hits on the day while Alyssa Dillan tallied a walk.
- Kailyn Hill started on the mound, giving up two hits, five runs, two earned runs with three walks and a strikeout. Brianna McGrath finished the three innings for the Beavers.
- Kirsten Pelletier went five innings for the Bobcats, giving up just two hits and striking out nine batters.
- Payton Buxton went 3-3 for the Bobcats with two runs and an RBI while Kirsten Pelletier went 1-3 with two RBI's.
- Caroline Bass notched two runs while Andrea Russo went 1-1 with a run and an RBI.
Game Two (L, 8-1)
IN THE BOX
- Karen Flaherty knocked in the Beavers lone run as Alyssa Dillan worked a work and scored later in the inning.
- Erika Whitman started on the mound for the Beavers, going four innings, giving up 10 hits with six earned runs and struck out one. Brianna McGrath went two innings, giving up one hit with two strikeouts.
- Kirsten Pelletier went 2-3 with two RBI's and a run while Paige Ahlholm went 1-3 with two RBI's.
- Dulce Alcantara went 1-3 as well with two RBI's while Andrea Russo went 1-2 with an RBI and Julia Panepinto went 1-3 with an RBI.
- Payton Buxton went seven strong innings for the Bobcats, throwing a no-hitter, giving up one run with a walk and struck out five.
The Beavers will be on the road on Wednesday for a make-up game against Colby College with the double-header starting at 5:30 PM.