Mercyhurst North East 5
Cuyahoga Community College 3
The Saints played a good game against a strong Cuyahoga squad Thursday afternoon to win the first game of a double header.
Mercyhurst trailed 2-0 into the third inning when Anna Swartout singled and advanved to third on a bunt by Rachel Shaheen. Lea Munnell then drove home a run and Shaheen then scored on a wild pitch to tie the game.
Lei Guthrie pitched a great game for the Saints, going all seven innings and allowing just seven hits while striking out seven.
Swartout led the Saints with three hits.
Cuyahoga Community College 9
Mercyhurst North East 6
Cuyahoga won game two as the Saints and Challengers split a double header in non conference action.
Tri C took an early lead, and while the Saints battled back several times, the Challengers would keep adding runs late.
The Saints are now 19-14 on the season.