HU drops two to Marian

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2008-04-05
 The Foresters (4-10-1, 2-4) dropped a doubleheader to Marian College losing 3-1 in ten innings and 6-3.

In the opener, the Knights pushed one across first in the top of the fourth. HU evened it up with a run in the sixth on a RBI triple by Ashley McCann. Things remained tied until Marian scored two runs in the top of the tenth and the Foresters failed to respond in their final at-bat.

Lauren Ward (4-4) went the distance in the loss for HU. She gave up three runs on seven hits and struck out nine. McCann was the lone Forester with two hits in the game.

In game two, the Knights scored in each of the first four innings to take a 6-1 lead. HU cut the deficit in half with a pair of runs in the fifth, but that was as close as it would get.

Ashley Scally (0-5) took the loss for the Foresters. She went six innings and allowed six runs on 13 hits and two walks while striking out four. Kendra Stahl and Keri Badenhop both had two hits to lead HU at the plate.
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