SOFTBALL AT REBEL GAMES

Polar Bears blank Muskies

Polar Bears blank Muskies

Ohio Northern swept the Muskies in Ohio Athletic Conference play on Friday afternoon. The Polar Bears won the opener 6-0 and claimed the nightcap, 3-0.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (12-20 overall, 4-8 OAC), Ohio Northern (22-8 overall, 8-4 OAC)
  • Location: New Concord, Ohio - Donna J. Newberry Field
  • Weather: Overcast and 65 degrees 

Game One

  • Muskingum was led at the plate by sophomore Rachel Eberling going 1-for-3.
  • Senior Haley Dotson tossed the loss for the Muskies allowing two runs on three hits.
  • Ohio Northern was led by Kirsten Lightel pitching a complete game shutout.
  • The Polar Bears were led at the dish by Athena Triglia going 1-for-4 with two RBI's.
  • ONU used a four-run outburst in the top of the fourth inning following a Muskie miscue to secure the win.

Game Two

  • Junior Haylea Debolt took the loss in game two throwing 3.1 innings surrendering three runs on three hits.
  • Dotson and freshman Erin McConnell led the Muskies at the plate going 1-for-3. 
  • Ohio Northern scored three runs on four hits led by Brady Guest going 1-for-3 with a RBI.
  • In the circle, Kaitlin Surdej claimed the win pitching a complete game shutout.
  • The Polar Bears scored the game's first run in the top of the first inning and added two more runs in the fourth inning on a Muskie error en route to the win. 

Up Next

  • Muskingum returns to action Wednesday, April 19 at Mount Union. Game time is set for 3:00 p.m.