April 13, 2013
TAMPA, FLA. -
The Providence College softball team (12-22-1, 2-8 BIG EAST) were defeated by South Florida in both games of the teams’ doubleheader on Saturday, April 13 in Tampa, Fla. The Bulls won the first game 10-0 in six innings, and the second game 8-0 in five innings.
The pitchers from USF held the Friars to one hit on the day. In the first game of the day, junior pitcher Sara Nevins allowed just one hit when freshman Kiarra Baldassari (Denville, N.J.) bunted to get on base in the top of the sixth inning. Senior pitcher Lindsey Richardson threw her third no-hitter of the season in the Friar’s second loss.
Senior Corinne Clauss (Davie, Fla.) and freshman Kiara Amos (Malden, Mass.) each pitched a game for Providence. Clauss recorded three strikeouts in six innings in game one, but gave up seven runs in the bottom of the sixth inning, including two homeruns. Amos tallied four strikeouts in game two.
The teams will play their final game of the series on Sunday, April 14. The game is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m.