Softball Earns Splits Thanks to Rodriguez Walk Off Single in Game One

Softball Earns Splits Thanks to Rodriguez Walk Off Single in Game One

Clermont, FL - The Nyack College softball team earned its second win of their Florida trip with a 7-6 victory over Lake Erie College. 

Basics:

Final: Nyack 7, Lake Erie 6
Records: NC (2-8), LE (4-4)
Location: Clermont, Flordia
Final: Nyack 0, Augustana (S.D.) 8
Records: NC (2-9), AU (15-4)
Location: Clermont, Florida

Game Summary:

Game 1:

  • Lake Erie went ahead by four runs in the top of the 4th inning, before Nyack answered back with three runs in the bottom of the 4th
  • Alissa Brugnoli scoredher first homerun of the season with Janelle Adams on base, followed up Stephanie White double that allowed Alyssa Giampolo to score
  • Lake Erie added another pair of runs in the top of the 5th to go up by three
  • but Nyack was not done yet and scored four runs in the bottom of the 7th to earn the walk off victory
  • Katie Lupinacci scored of a Krissy Johnson double, while Johnson herself scored of a Janelle Adams single
  • Alissa Brugnoli got another hit which allowed Erin O'Brien to tie the game at six, before freshman Arielys Rodriguez got up to bat with the bases loaded
  • her walk-off single allowed Janelle Adams to reach home plate and win the game for Nyack 7-6

Game 2:

  • Augustana scored their first run in the first inning and added three runs each in third and fourth 
  • Augustana eventually rounded up their scoring with another run in the 5th which finished the game after five innings. 

Up Next:
Nyack will be back tomorrow when they face Purdue Northwest and Northwood.