March 15, 2013
STONY BROOK, N.Y. -
The Providence College softball team (7-11) defeated Holy Cross, 11-7 at the Stony Brook Invitational on Fri., March 15 in Stony Brook, N.Y. The Friars now lead the all-time series 34-7-1 against the Crusaders.
The Friars led 7-3 after five innings. Providence added three runs in the sixth off five hits. Sophomore Sarah Kitterman (Houston, Texas) tallied her fourth homerun of the season, bringing in three of the five runs scored during the inning. Holy Cross managed to bring in four runs in its next set of at bats to cut the lead to three (10-7). The Friars added one more run in the top of the seventh off a single from Kitterman which brought in sophomore Kelsi Luttrell (Mission Viejo, Calif.). Kitterman went 3-5 on the day with one run and five RBI.
Sophomore Megan Rollings (Marysville, Wash.) went 3-4 and scored one run and tallied three RBI. Sophomore Kristie Dederick (Camarillo, Calif.) and freshman Kiara Baldassari (Denville, N.J.) each went 3-5 with one run.
Freshman Kiara Amos (Malden, Mass.) pitched her 10th complete game of her career and improved to a 4-7 record. Amos has made an appearance in 14 of the Friars’ games this season.
On Sat., March 16 the Friars will play games against Manhattan and host Stony Brook. It will be the first match-up between Manhattan and the Friars.
In its last meeting, Providence defeated Stony Brook, 13-4, in five innings at the FAU Miken Classic Tournament on March 4, 2011. The Friars currently lead 2-0 in the series.
The Friars will play in two games on Sun., March 17 versus Manhattan and Holy Cross. Following this weekend's tournament, the Friars will host the Yale Bulldogs on Wednesday, March 20 in a doubleheader beginning at 2:00 p.m. to open up their home schedule.
Official StoreOfficial Online
Softball Game Versus Boston ...
The Providence College softball team's game against Boston University tomorrow (Wednesday, March 25) has been cancelled due to poor field conditions.
Softball To Host Boston...
The Providence College softball team will host Boston University in its home opener non-conference game at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25.
Softball's Seton Hall...
The Providence College softball team's games against Seton Hall this weekend (Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22) have been cancelled due to poor field ...
Softball's Seton Hall Series...
The Providence College softball team's home games scheduled for Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22 have been moved to Seton Hall on the same dates. The ...
Softball Games Versus Yale...
The Providence College softball double header against Yale, scheduled for Wednesday, March 16, has been cancelled due to the effects of inclement weather.
Softball Wraps Up...
The Providence College softball team finished competition at the Fresno State Classic in Fresno, Calif. today (Saturday, March 14).
Softball Defeats Montana, 3-0
The Providence College softball team defeated Montana, 3-0, in the Fresno State Classic today (Friday, March 13) in Fresno, Calif.
Softball Splits Day One...
The Providence College softball team played its first two of five games of the Fresno State Classic today (Thursday, March 12) in Los Angeles, Calif.