Buckshaw Picks Up Tenth Victory on the Mound for Farmingdale State

Buckshaw Picks Up Tenth Victory on the Mound for Farmingdale State

Buckshaw Picks Up Tenth Victory on the Mound for Farmingdale State

Game One
Farmingdale State - 6, Mount Saint Mary - 0

Game Two

Farmingdale State - 5, Mount Saint Mary - 2


Farmingdale, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State softball team (15-7, 4-2) swept Mount Saint Mary College (5-13, 4-2) in a Skyline doubleheader this afternoon in Farmingdale, N.Y. Both senior infielder Amanda Sperling (Massapequa, N.Y./Massapequa) and junior outfielder Kristina Cirillo (Brentwood, N.Y./Brentwood) had four hits and two runs batted in today for the Rams. Sperling had three doubles and Cirillo had two. Freshman pitcher Heather Buckshaw (Oakdale, N.Y./Connetquot) improved her record to 10-3 with the two victories, allowing just 4 hits by Mount Saint Mary in game one and 3 hits in game two.

Farmingdale State won the first game 6-0, racking up ten hits. The Rams scored two runs in both the second, third and sixth inning.

In the second game, Farmingdale was up 2-0 after two innings and the Blue Knights came back in the top of the third to tie it up. Rams freshman shortstop Alexis Pennella (College Point, N.Y./St. John’s Prep) reached first on an error, freshman catcher Arielle Morelli (Bohemia, N.Y./Connetquot) had a bunt single, freshman third basemen Nicole Farber (Bohemia, N.Y./Connetquot) reached on a fielder’s choice and then Cirillo had an RBI double. Sophomore first basemen Shannon Scudder (Seaford, N.Y./MacArthur) had a sacrifice hit to score Farber and then Sperling had an RBI double to score Cirillo.

The Rams host Lehman College on Wednesday, April 9th at 3:30pm in Farmingdale, N.Y.

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