Amherst Sweeps Bates

AMHERST, Massachusetts -- Amherst took two games from NESCAC rival Bates today in Hill Field. Allison Schwarting (Los Angeles, CA) struck out 11 Bobcats from the mound while registering three hits, two stolen bases and an RBI from the plate in game one.

Sarah Rinaldi (Washington, DC) had three hits and one of 12 Jeff runs in game two. Bates tied the game 1-1 in the 2nd off an RBI double by Abbey DeRocher (Queensbury, NY) before Amherst responded with three in the bottom of the inning.

Amherst betters its record to 18-4 while Bates falls to 7-5. The Jeffs host Tufts in two tomorrow while Bates hosts Colby on Tuesday.


Game One		1	2	3	4	5	6	7    	R	H	E
Bates (7-4)		0	0	0	0	0	0	0    - 	0	4	1	
Amherst (17-4)	0	0	0	0	1	5	X   - 	6	7	1
Kara Jackson and Liz Grace. Allison Schwarting and Melissa Roja. W - A Schwarting. L - B Jackson. HR None.


Game Two		1	2	3	4	5	6	7    	R	H	E
Bates (7-5)		0	1	0	3	0	1	0    - 	5	7	3	
Amherst (18-4)	1	3	4	0	2	2	X   - 	12	11	3
Beckey Chicester and Liz Grace. Jen Shea and Melissa Roja.
W - A Shea. L - B Chichester. HR None.
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