Wednesday's Contest Summaries

Women's Softball

The women's softball team hosted RIT this afternoon and swept the Tigers by 1-0 in game one and 9-1 in five innings in game two. In the opener, junior Janine Montera tossed a three-hit shutout with one walk and five strikeouts to earn her tenth win of the season against six losses. The Knights scored the lone run of the game in the sixth inning. With one out, first year Stef Rosenberg and sophomore Kelsey Ogden reached on consecutive errors and senior Katie Holm singled to deep short to load the bases. First year Jess Steubing hit an RBI ground out to third base, scoring pinch-runner Lexi Williams. In the second game, Geneseo scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth to clinch the win. Holm was 3-3 with a double and three RBI, Rosenberg went 2-4 with four runs scored and an RBI, sophomore Amy Levermore went 2-3 with two runs and an RBI and Steubing knocked in two runs. First year Katie Gallagher allowed two hits and one run with two walks and four strikeouts to claim her first collegiate win in the circle. Geneseo moves to 22-14 on the season and hosts Oneonta on Friday.

Men's Lacrosse

The host Brockport Golden Eagles jumped out to a 3-1 lead after one quarter on the way to an 11-7 upset of ninth-ranked Geneseo in men's lacrosse this afternoon. Junior Craig Lange scored two goals to pace the Knights. Senior Erik Baranowski collected 17 of 23 faceoffs and joined sophomores Brendan Kurpis and Jeff Watson with a goal and an assist. Geneseo's Evan Bryant and Chris Topping scored once each and senior Dennis Costanza made five saves in taking the loss. Geneseo falls to 9-3 overall and 4-2 in SUNYAC and hosts a SUNYAC semifinal game on Wednesday at 4 p.m.