Softall weekend recap: USF goes 3-1 over the weekend

Anthony Gruppuso-US PRESSWIRE

The USF Bulls, coming off of a tough loss to UF during the week, got back to their winning ways, going 3-1 during the Under Armour Invitational.

The USF Bulls were able to get back in the winning column over the weekend, going 3-1 through Friday and Saturday and improving their overall record to 9-10 on the season.

On Friday, the Bulls lost a marathon game to Kentucky in 9 innings, falling 3 to 6. Lindsey Richardson worked 4.2 innings, allowing 1 hit, 2 runs, 3 walks and struck out 5. Sara Nevins came in after her, working 4.1 innings, allowing just 1 hit but all 4 runs that broke the game open, she also struck out 3 and walked 2 (all 4 runs came in the 9th inning). Nicolette Levine went 1 for 4 with a home run. Monica Santos went 1 for 4 with an RBI double.

In the second game, the offense did just enough to give the Bulls a 3 to 2 win over Illinois. Ashli Goff blasted a 3-run home run in the 5th inning and the pitching took care of business after that (sister Courtney Goff went 2 for 3 as well). Erica Nunn went 5.1 innings, allowing 3 hits, 2 runs, walking 3 and struck out 4 batters. Sara Nevins came in to work the last 1.2 innings, striking out 2 batters to end the Friday evening.

On Saturday, the Bulls started the day with a strong 8 to 2 win over Toledo. Kourtney Salvarola went 1 for 2 with an RBI. Stephanie Medina went 3 for 4 with her first home run over the year and drove in 4 runs. Nicolette Levine went 1 for 3 with an RBI and Dani Wayt went 1 for 2 with her first RBI and stole 2 bases. Sam Greiner went 4 innings, allowing 2 hits, 2 runs, walking 1 and struck out 4 batters. Sara Nevins once again in relief, worked the last 3 innings, striking out 6 batters.

In the second game of the day, USF won 2 to 1 over Illinois-Chicago, giving them a 9-10 record on the year. Monica Santos went 1 for 2 with the 2 RBIs for the offense. Kourtney Salvarola and Ashli Goff both went 1 for 2 as well. Lindsey Richardson worked 3 innings, allowing 2 hits. Sara Nevins worked the last 4 innings, allowing 4 hits, 1 run, 1 walk and struck out 4 batters to end the day.

The Bulls will face Central Michigan on Wednesday night (6-4 with a game against Penn State on Tuesday) at 6 PM and the second game coming at 8 PM. Overall, it was a positive weekend for the Bulls as they were able to get back to the winning ways and get closer to .500.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Voodoo Five

You must be a member of Voodoo Five to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Voodoo Five. You should read them.

Join Voodoo Five

You must be a member of Voodoo Five to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Voodoo Five. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker