Amherst Pounds WNEC in Doubleheader

AMHERST, Massachusetts -- Allison Schwarting (Los Angeles, CA) pitched another one-hit shutout as Amherst blanked WNEC 15-0 in game one of a double header. The righthander had two hits, two RBI and three runs in the Jeffs' 13th win of the season.

The game was called in 4 1/2 innings on the mercy rule. 19 Jeff batters came to the plate in the 4th to pound out 12 runs on 9 hits.


Game 1			1	2	3	4	5	--	R	H	E
WNEC (2-4)		0	0	0	0	0	--	0	1	1
Amherst (13-3)		1	0	2	12	--	- 	15	15	0

Jamie Barras and Amy Giroux; Allison Schwarting and Melissa Roja. WP A Schwarting. LP W Barras. HR None.

Though they trailed 2-1 at the end of 3 innings, the Jeffs came back with another big 4th inning as they scored six runs to take a 7-2 lead. Martha Rabbitt (Springfield, MA) had two hits, two runs and two stolen bases to lead the Jeffs in game two of the doubleheader.

Amherst betters its record to 14-3 while WNEC falls to 2-5.


Game 2			1	2	3	4	5	--	R	H	E
WNEC (2-5)		0	0	2	0	0	--	2	4	4
Amherst (14-3)		0	0	1	6	3	- 	10	8	5

Jackie Hicks and Desiree Johndrow; Jen Shea and Carolina Patino. WP A Shea. LP W Hicks. HR None. # # # 4/12/97