Willamette Opens Season at Home Defeating Lewis & Clark in a Double Header

Salem - In a double header this afternoon the Bearcats faced the Pioneers and came away undefeated.

The Bearcats 2-0-0 overall and NWC looked strong in the first of two games. Marcie Hagan (Senior, Marysville, WA) tripled in the 2nd inning bringing Willamette to 3-0. early.

Hagen then lifted the Bearcats to 4-3 when she singled and Tara Jackson, who stole second and third, scored.

Cari Schruth (Freshman, Roseburg, Oregon) advanced to third off of an error at bat and then made it 5-0; scoring off of Kim Boscacci's single.

For the Pioneers, their only RBI came in the 6th inning from Andrea Krol.

The second game of the two game series saw the Bearcats scoring early once again, getting 3 runs in the 2nd inning and 2 in the 3rd.

The Pioneers made a late push and came back from being down 5-1 to making 2 runs in the 7th after the Bearcats began breaking down.

The Bearcats were able to hold onto their lead and get the win, 6-3, dropping the Pioneers to 0-2-0

The Bearcats face George Fox in a Double Header in Newburg on March 6th.

Game 1

Willamette University Baseball 2003
Lewis & Clark at Willamette Univ.
Feb 28, 2004 at Salem, OR (Willamette Field)

Lewis & Clark 1 (0-1) Willamette Univ. 5 (1-0)

Player AB R H BI Player AB R H BI
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Davis cf................... 3 0 0 0 Marcie Hagen 3b............ 4 0 3 4
Krol 2b.................... 3 1 1 0 Cari Schruth 2b/c.......... 3 1 1 0
Lemon ss................... 2 0 1 0 Kim Boscacci ss............ 2 0 1 0
Freerks p.................. 3 0 1 0 Lindsey Braun 1b........... 3 0 1 1
Badalich 3b................ 3 0 2 1 Meridith Runyan c.......... 3 1 1 0
McBride lf................. 3 0 0 0 Cherisse Stumpf 2b........ 1 0 0 0
Miura c.................... 3 0 3 0 Molly Barnes dh............ 2 1 1 0
Henning 1b................. 3 0 0 0 Teren Edgecomb p........... 2 0 1 0
Shultz rf.................. 2 0 0 0 Jen Hammond cf............. 2 1 1 0
Matson rf................. 1 0 0 0 Tara Jackson lf............ 2 1 1 0
April Greer ph............ 1 0 0 0
Maria Ortiz rf............. 0 0 0 0
Totals..................... 26 1 8 1 Totals..................... 25 5 11 5

Score by Innings R H E
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Lewis & Clark....... 000 001 0 - 1 8 1
Willamette Univ..... 030 200 X - 5 11 0
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E - Badalich. LOB - Pioneers 5; Willamette 9. 2B - Miura 2. 3B - Hagen. HBP - Lemon.
SH - Boscacci. SF - Braun. SB - Badalich; Hagen; Schruth 2; Barnes; Jackson 2.

Lewis & Clark IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Freerks ................... 6.0 11 5 4 5 4 0 0 0 0 25 32 4 7

Willamette Univ. IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Teren Edgecomb S.......... 7.0 8 1 1 0 6 0 0 1 0 26 27 4 8

HB - Edgecomb.

Strikeouts - Badalich; McBride; Henning 2; Shultz 2; Stumpf; Edgecomb; Hammond;
Greer. Walks - Schruth; Boscacci; Barnes; Edgecomb; Hammond.

Umpires -
Start: 12:00pm Time: 2hr19min Attendance: 45

Game: WUVSLC


Game 2

Willamette University Baseball 2003
Lewis & Clark at Willamette Univ.
Feb 28, 2004 at Salem, Or (Willamette)

Lewis & Clark 3 (0-2) Willamette Univ. 6 (2-0)

Player AB R H BI Player AB R H BI
--------------------------------------- ---------------------------------------
Krol 2b.................... 4 0 0 0 Marcie Hagen 3b............ 2 0 0 0
Henning dh................. 4 1 0 0 Cari Schruth c/dh.......... 3 0 0 0
Lemon ss................... 3 1 1 0 April Greer ph............ 1 0 0 0
Freerks c.................. 3 0 1 0 Kim Boscacci ss............ 3 1 1 0
Miura 1b................... 3 1 1 1 Lindsey Braun 1b........... 3 1 1 0
Cox lf..................... 4 0 3 1 Meridith Runyan dh/c....... 3 0 0 1
Davis pr.................. 0 0 0 0 Molly Barnes rf............ 1 1 0 0
Matson p................... 3 0 0 0 Maria Ortiz rf............ 0 0 0 0
Strawn pr................. 0 0 0 0 Jen Hammond cf............. 2 1 1 1
McBride cf................. 4 0 1 0 Britteny Dearing ph....... 1 0 0 0
Shultz rf.................. 2 0 0 0 Cherisse Stumpf 2b......... 2 1 0 0
Brown ph.................. 1 0 0 0 Tara Jackson lf............ 3 1 2 0
Badalich 3b................ 0 0 0 0 Nicole Romero p............ 0 0 0 0
Teren Edgecomb p.......... 0 0 0 0
Totals..................... 31 3 7 2 Totals..................... 24 6 5 2

Score by Innings R H E
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Lewis & Clark....... 100 000 2 - 3 7 3
Willamette Univ..... 032 001 X - 6 5 2
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E - Krol; Lemon; Badalich; Boscacci; Braun. LOB - Pioneers 11; Willamette 5. 2B -
Miura; Boscacci. 3B - Hammond. SB - Hagen; Boscacci; Braun 2; Barnes 2; Stumpf 2;
Jackson.

Lewis & Clark IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Matson L,0-1.............. 6.0 5 6 4 5 4 1 0 0 0 24 29 4 8

Willamette Univ. IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Nicole Romero W,1-0....... 6.2 7 3 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 30 34 11 8
Teren Edgecomb ............ 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0

WP - Matson; Romero. PB - Freerks 4; Runyan.

Strikeouts - Matson; Hagen; Greer; Hammond; Jackson. Walks - Lemon; Freerks; Miura;
Matson; Hagen 2; Barnes 2; Stumpf.

Umpires - HP: Lloyd Tolle 1B: Larrie Trudell
Start: 2:45 Time: 2hr35min Attendance: 55

Game: WUVSLC2