G1 Score: Nyack 4, Dordt 0
G2 Score: Nyack 2, Olivet 12
Records: NC 2-7 | DC 3-11 | ONU 10-4
Location: Tucson, AZ
TUCSON, AZ - Warrior Softball wrapped up their final day at the Tucson Invitational Games by splitting their doubleheader with a 4-0 sweep over Dordt College followed by a tough 12-2 setback to Olivet Nazerene University. Nyack returns home with a 2-7 overall record.
How It Happened:
vs. DORDT (G1)
Nyack led off scoring in the top of the first inning getting two Warriors on base from a walk then a single, followed by a home run to bring them all in (3-0). With the Defenders struggling to score, Nyack would tack on another run with a double then a single to drive her in and be ahead 4-0 by the top of the third inning. The Warriors continued to keep Dordt at bay and would eventually earn the win on the day.
vs. OLIVET NAZARENE (G2)
After three innings Nyack would trail Olivet Nazerene 4-2 with the Warriors scoring on a single then a home run to bring them both in. By the fourth inning Olivet Nazerene scored five more runs to extend the lead 9-2; leaving Nyack to have to chip away. As the game approached the bottom of the sixth inning, the Tigers continued with their momentum and plated three more runs to take home the 12-2 victory over Nyack in six innings.
Nyack looks forward to opening up their Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) schedule with their first league doubleheader set for Wednesday, March 18th vs. Concordia College. Visit the 2015 Warrior Softball Schedule for more info.