(Myrtle Beach, SC) – The Lady Falcons played games against Henry Ford College and CCBC Catonsville on Thursday at the Cal Ripken Experience. Lackawanna shut out Henry Ford College 8-0 in 5 innings but lost to CCBC Catonsville 15-7. Lackawanna's record sits at an even 5-5.
Pitching was crucial for the Lady Falcons in their win against Henry Ford College. Mia Pawelski pitched 4 innings, struck out 2 batters, and claimed the win. Pawelski only gave up 2 hits. Lackawanna and Alexandria Thoman started off the 1st inning with a 2 run single. Thoman tripled in the top of the 3rd, bringing across another RBI. Hayley Coale, Marlena Pegula, and Lexis Chapman also helped drive in a run apiece during the 3rd. Lackawanna shut out Henry Ford College 8-0.
Alexandria Thoman: 2-2, 3 RBI, 1 R
CCBC Catonsville was able to score consistently during game 2. They opened up the first inning by scoring 3 runs. The Lady Falcons answered back with an RBI single by Mia Pawelski and an RBI double by Alexandria Thoman. Catonsville added 2 runs in the top of the 2nd. The Lady Falcons added 3 runs of their own, scoring on a 2 run bases loaded single by Gabrielle Vuocolo and Courtney Hoffman scoring on a passed ball. Catonsville would continue to add on the offensive pressure, adding 10 runs over the 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th innings. Lackawanna added 2 late runs of their own but CCBC Catonsville won 15-7.
Gabrielle Vuocolo: 2-3, 2 RBI
The Lady Falcons will step back onto the diamond tomorrow (March 8th) at the Cal Ripken Experience. They will square off against USC Sumter in a double-header beginning at 1:00pm. For all your news and updates please visit us on Facebook Lackawanna Falcons Athletics, Instagram @FalconsSports, and Twitter @falconssports