Softball Falls in Classic Closer to Georgia Tech

Feb. 22, 2009

 

 

Cathedral City, Calif. - The Oregon State softball team (7-8) was held scoreless as it fell 6-0 to Georgia Tech (8-5) in the Cathedral City Classic closer on Sunday morning.

 

Two Oregon State batters earned singles with sophomore Audrey Roderfeld (Vista, Calif.) leading off the second inning, while junior Dani Chisholm (Boring, Ore.) led off the fourth inning with an infield single. The Beavers drew three walks as well.

 

Both hitters advanced to scoring position on wild pitches but were left stranded as the innings closed. The third runner left on base was senior Stefanie Ewing (Scottsdale, Ariz.), who reached on a one-out fourth inning walk.

 

Pitcher Kelly Dyer (Eugene, Ore.) was charged with the loss after pitching 3.1 innings, facing two batters in the fourth. Freshman Paige Hall (Portland, Ore.) completed the game for the Beavers.

 

Georgia Tech's Whitney Haller went 3-for-3, while three different Yellow Jacket hitters tallied home runs. Pitcher Tiffany Johnson earned one of those runs, while earning the complete game shutout to improve to 4-1 with eight strikeouts. Georgia Tech scored three of its runs in the third innings and the other three in the top of the seventh.

 

Oregon State heads to the CSUF DiMarini Invitational next, facing Cal Poly and UC Riverside on Friday, Feb. 27, beginning at 1:30 p.m.

 

Georgia Tech 6, Oregon State 0 (Feb 21, 2009 at Cathedral City, CA)

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Georgia Tech........ 003 000 3 -  6 11  0      (8-5)

Oregon State........ 000 000 0 -  0  2  1      (7-8)

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Win-Tiffany Johnson(4-1)  Loss-Dyer, Kelly(4-5)  T-2:03  A-466

HR GT - Jen Yee (1); Tiffany Johnson (3); Jessica Sinclair (1).

Weather: Very Cloudy; 63 Degrees

 

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Oregon State University is a member of the 'Conference of Champions' the Pac-10 Conference and supports approximately 500 student-athletes in 17 intercollegiate sports. The accomplishments of these student-athletes excelling in the classroom, in the community, in competition and in life are displayed in the innovative 'everyday champions' program.  Beaver student-athletes have graduated and gone on to be business leaders, physicians, engineers, foresters, teachers, counselors, scientists and much more. Some have even won medals in the Olympics or made it to the NFL, NBA, WNBA, Major League Baseball and to other professional leagues.

 

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