Saints Win First Game at Regionals

Saints Win First Game at Regionals

The Saints opened the Region tournament with a 10-0 win  over the host, Orange Community College.

Mercyhurst, the number one seed, scored five runs in the first inning to take control early. Kaelyn Shea, Ashlyn Slusher, and Aren Schwab all had doubles in the first to help the Saints.

In the second, the Saints put the game away with a four run inning. Kaylee Brooks delivered the big blow with a three run home run.

Lea Theisen was sharp for the Saints in the circle, going five innings, scattering five hits and striking out six for the win.

At the plate, Lei Guthrie led the Saints with three hits and three RBIs. Shea, Brooks, and Heather Mueller all had two hits for the Saints.

With the win, the Saints eliminate the Colts, who had already lost to Rhode Island earlier in the day.