The Friars improve to a 9-1 record against non-conference teams outside of tournament play this season.
The Friars drop two games in a midweek doubleheader to the Cardinals.
The Terriers posted a 2-0 win in game one and the teams tied 9-9 in game two.
The Friars will play a single game against Yale on Thursday, March 21 beginning at 4:00 p.m.
Marie Flego and Kristie Dederick total four hits each in the two games.
AT PROVIDENCE: 2012: Appeared in 12 games and pitched 26.2 innings in her first year with the Friars ... She earned an ERA of 5.78.
AT QUINNIPIAC: 2011: Attended Quinnipiac University where she was a member of the softball team in 2011... Pitched in 17 games and started 10 games... Posted a 3.36 ERA in 60.1 innings.
SAINT PAUL CATHOLIC HS: Played four years of varsity softball and two years of varsity soccer ... Captained the softball team during the last two seasons ... Named Northwest Conference All-Academic Team...Also named All-Northwest Conference for softball in 2007-2009 ...Earned Judge Joseph P. O'Connell Award in 2010 ... Recipient of the Band Award while at Saint Paul Catholic ... Named Rookie of the Year in 2007 ... Played for the Gold Coast Hurricanes in 2009, the Connecticut Eliminators in 2010 and the Connecticut Tradition East in 2011 ... Member of the National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Francis and Regina O'Keefe ... Has one older sister, Allison ... Pre-Engineering major.
O'KEEFE'S CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS
YR ERA W-L APP GS CG SHO IP H R ER BB SO HR AVG
2011 3.36 4-6 17 10 1 0 60.1 67 49 29 38 28 5 .289
2012 7.43 0-3 12 3 1 0 26.2 45 32 22 12 9 2 .360
Total 5.32 4-9 19 13 2 0 86.3 112 81 51 50 37 7
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