Tuesday's Contest Summaries

Women's Softball

The women's softball team hosted the Oswego Lakers this afternoon and swept the doubleheader, winning the opening game, 7-1, and capturing game two by a score of 2-1 in 10 innings. Junior KK Schaus went 3-4 with a run and two RBI, first year Sam Trapasso was 2-3 with a pair of runs and sophomore Lexi Williams went 1-3 with two RBI. Senior Janine Montera scattered six hits with one walk and 12 strikeouts to post the win in the circle. In the second game, neither team could score through eight innings, but Oswego scratched a run across in the top of the ninth for a 1-0 lead. Geneseo tied the game at one in the bottom of the ninth on a leadoff solo homer by Trapasso. In the tenth, the NCAA tiebreaker begins and the teams place a runner on second base. Geneseo erased the runner in the top of the 10th on a line drive to right field that was caught by Rebecca Fitzgerald, who fired to second base to complete the double play. In the bottom of the 10th, Geneseo's Molly Walsh was placed on second and moved to third on a wild pitch. Junior Kelsey Ogden slapped a sharp single to right field to score Walsh and give Geneseo the win. Montera got her 11th win against seven defeats on the season by allowing eight hits and three walks with six strikeouts in going the distance. The Blue Knights are 16-14 overall and 7-7 in SUNYAC and travel to RIT on Wednesday.



Women's Lacrosse

First year Caroline Buonocore scored six goals in the game and set a school record for goals in a season with 64 in leading the visiting Geneseo women's lacrosse team to an 18-7 win over Oswego. Buonocore surpassed Maggie Morris '09, who scored 62 goals in 2009, by netting her fifth goal of the game with 2:07 left in the first half. Geneseo scored the final six goals of the first half to take an 11-4 lead and completed a 10-0 run with the initial four goals of the second half to take a commanding 15-4 advantage. First year Emily Haggerty scored two goals, dished four assists and scooped five groundballs for the Blue Knights and senior Anna Hutchings scored one goal and one assist with nine draw controls. Sophomore Lea Paris added two goals, one assist, first year Meredith Weber scored a pair of goals and seniors Megan Blaich and Lauren Burgoon had a goal and an assist. Senior Annie Smith made eight saves and allowed five goals in 48:02 of action and sophomore Julie Bernatzky allowed two goals and made one save in 11:58 of play. The Knights advance to 11-2 overall and 5-2 in SUNYAC and travel to RIT on Thursday.