Colonials Drop Two at Liberty
April 18, 2010
LYNCHBURG, VA-- GW softball dropped two non-conference games against Liberty on Sunday afternoon. The Colonials (5-30) fell in game one 11-1 in five innings and game two 10-0 in six to Liberty (28-11).
In the first game, the Colonials took a quick lead on the Flames in the first inning when Lauren Wilson led off with a base hit past second base. Wilson scored from second on Jordyn O'Donnell's single to right field.
Freshman Elaine Nescio threw three and one third innings, giving up four runs on five hits and one Colonial defensive error. Nescio walked one and struck out five.
Kara Clauss took the rubber for the Colonials in the second game, holding the Flames hitless until the third inning and got out of the inning without allowing a run.
The Flames put together three runs on two hits and three defensive errors in the bottom of the inning to go up 3-0 on the Colonials.
GW got base hits in the fifth and sixth innings but Liberty answered with two runs up in the fifth on two hits and one error and capped the game with a grand slam in the bottom of the sixth.
The Colonials are set to take on Georgetown on Tuesday, April 20 at 4:00 p.m. at Mount Vernon Field for one game. GW will host Howard for a double header on Wednesday, with first pitch at 3:00 p.m.