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BOSTON UNIVERSITY COMPLETES SWEEP OF UMBC SOFTBALL, 4-0
The Terriers got on the board early after Jamie Haas hit a one-out single, and UMBC pitcher Lauren Nicholson walked two consecutive batters before BU’s Chiya Louie hit a sacrifice fly to score Haas.
The Retrievers threatened in the second inning when freshman Reilly Ward led off with a walk, and senior Crystal Beveridge and freshman Gina Olivieri hit back-to back singles to load the bases with one out. However, UMBC would not be able to get anyone across the plate as Freeman managed to get sophomore Tara Lindsey and senior Jen SanFilippo to fly out.
In the top of the third, Terrier first baseman Liz Alley blasted a solo shot to give BU a 2-0 lead.
For the game, Freeman allowed no hits and struck out four while walking three to get the win and improve to 10-11. Nicholson was tabbed with the loss despite allowing just four hits while striking out five and walking three. She fell to 7-6 on the season.
UMBC returns to action on Wednesday when they travel to