Score: Wellesley 8, Emerson 0
Records: Emerson Lions (20-20) ; Wellesley Blue (12-16-2)
Date: May 3rd, 2019
Location: Worcester, Mass. (WPI Athletics Field)
The Lead: The fifth seeded Emerson College Lions were defeated by the sixth seeded Wellesley Blue in the third game played by both teams in the double elimination tournament.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS
- Haley Moniz earned the victory for the Blue, pitching a five hit shutout over six innings.
- Mary Kuczkowski () led the Lions, with three singles from the six spot in the Lineup.
- Kalei Oliver and Autumn Brown head had two hits for the Blue, who totaled eight as a team.
- Jill O'Shea drove in three runs to lead the Blue while Julianne Griffin had two.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Wellesley opened up the scoring in the top of the second inning, first on a RBI Groundout by O'Shea. Griffin followed O'Shea with a two run double to give the Blue a 3-0 lead.
- The Blue added two more runs in the top of the third inning, before a two RBI single by O'Shea extended the Blue lead to seven.
- Wellesley added on one more run in the top of the sixth inning, ending the game at 8-0.
- The loss marks the ends of the Lions' season, who finished with a 20-20 record.