Rams Split Day 2 in Florida
8:00pm - Farmingdale State - 6, Findlandia University - 3
11:00pm - Heidelberg - 4, Farmingdale State - 3
Clermont, Fla. - The Farmingdale State softball team split again in Florida on day two, Tuesday, March 12th. The Rams now stand at 2-2 overall.
With games pushed back due to a rain delay, the Rams got a late start...but a four-run third inning would prove to be enough to take a 6-3 win over Finlandia University (Mich.). Farmingdale State combined for nine hits, while sophomore Taylor Tedeschi (Levittown, N.Y.) improved to 2-0 on the mound, allowing just six hits and two walks.
Freshman catcher Meagan Anderson (Patchogue, N.Y.), junior shortstop Hillary Genova (Brentwood, N.Y.) and senior first baseman Jennifer Jarczynski (West Babylon, N.Y.) each finished 2-for-4. Sophomore centerfielder Michelle Mongiello (Elmont, N.Y.) was 1-for-3 with two RBI's.
Capping off the night with an 11pm start against Heidelberg, the Rams fell 4-3. Trailing 3-1 in the fifth inning, Farmingdale State's Meagan Anderson hit a two-run homer to tie the game at 3-3.
In the bottom of the seventh, Heidelberg scored on a one-out triple to take the win. Anderson went 2-for-3 in the game, with two runs and two RBI's.