Bears Split at Rebel Games
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/9/12)--Coast Guard split a pair at the Rebel Games losing to Catholic 6-5 before shutting out Simpson 4-0.
In the opener, pinch hitter Allie Cain's RBI bloop single with the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh gave Catholic a walk off win.
Coast Guard took a 2-0 lead in the first on freshman Jesse Richardson's first career homer before Catholic scored four runs in the third on five singles and an error.
The Bears cut the deficit to 4-3 in the fifth on an RBI single by freshman Chloe Harmon before Catholic responded with a run in the home half for a 5-3 lead.
Coast Guard scored twice in the top of the seventh to tie the game as junior Holli Bastinck singled and junior Stacia Sarwinski doubled and both scored on a long fly ball off the bat of Maddie Buchert that was mishandled in the outfield.
Senior All-American Hayley Feindel allowed 11 hits and struck out 12 while not walking a batter in taking the loss.
In game two, Feindel fired a four-hit shutout with four strikeouts to pick up the win.
Coast Guard scored all four runs in the fourth as Richardson and Bastinck delivered RBI doubles before Harmon hit her first collegiate homer, a two-run shot to close the scoring.
The Bears are 5-3 and will play two more games on Saturday at the Rebel Games before returning home.