Buccaneers drop two

Print Article

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Beloit Colleges softball team put up a battle before falling in game one against Lake Forest, but had no answer in game two of a doubleheader loss Wednesday afternoon.

The Buccaneers fell 7-2 and 13-0.

In the opener, Beloit fell behind 3-0 after two innings as Lake Forest scored twice in the first and once in the second.

April Apfelbaums two-run single in the fourth brought Beloit back within 3-2, but the Foresters closed out the scoring with four runs in the bottom of the inning for the final score.

Apfelbaum finished with two of the Buccaneers four hits in the game.

Beloit starter Sonya Myscofski pitched 2 1-3 innings and allowed only one hit and three bases on balls. Shania Johnson (3-8) came on and allowed five hits and seven runs, six earned, in 3 2-3 innings.

The Foresters (16-12, 7-3) dominated the nightcap, starting with an eight-run first inning. They added one in the second, three in the third and one in the fourth while keeping Beloit off the scoreboard to end the game early.

Myscofski (0-4) only retired one batter and was charged with five hits and six runs, four earned. Johnson came on and pitched 3 2-3 innings, allowing seven hits and seven runs, six earned.

The Bucs (6-24, 3-9 MWC) got singles from Emalie Thern and Alex Kohn for their only hits in the game.

• NOTES: Beloit has a long weekend ahead on the road, with a pair of Midwest Conference dolubleheaders in Iowa, beginning Saturday afternoon at Grinnell College.

Print Article

Read More Regional Sports

Bucs blasted by Grinnell in twinbill

April 18, 2018 at 9:28 am | LOVES PARK, Ill. - Grinnell College's softball team bashed out 32 hits in sweeping a doublehader from host Beloit College, 9-3 and 19-3 in five innings indoors at Mercyhealth Sportscore Two on Tues...

Comments

Read More

BMHS golfers enthused, inexperienced

April 18, 2018 at 9:28 am | Beloit Daily News BELOIT - When it comes to perfecting a golf game, the green, lush fairways of Krueger-Haskell Golf Course can't quite live up to...the social studies hallway at Beloit Memorial High School? Well, B...

Comments

Read More

Trojans roll to two wins over Cards

April 18, 2018 at 9:28 am | Beloit Daily News BRODHEAD, Wis. - The Beloit Turner baseball team cruised past host Brodhead in five innings on a chilly Tuesday afternoon. Turner starter Hunter Waldsmith pitched three innings and allowed two hi...

Comments

Read More

Snappers postpone game with Kernels Tuesday

April 18, 2018 at 9:28 am | Beloit Daily News BELOIT - The Beloit Snappers postponed their scheduled game Tuesday night against Cedar Rapids, citing a frigid forecast and questionable field conditions. The Snappers, who were postponed Saturd...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(608) 365-8811
149 State Street
Beloit, WI 53511

©2018 Beloit Daily News Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X