In the 1st game Cougar defense held Grand Ledge to only 1 run and 8 runners on base through 3 innings, but allowed 3 runs in the 4th and 5 runs in the 5th. Cougar offense was hard to find with only Alex Golzynski get on base twice, and Olivia Theis and Amanda Wils making it once. But the Cougars couldn’t get a runner home. Theis recorded 26 first pitch strikes and had 4 strikeouts. Game ended after 5 innings with a score of 9 – 0 Grand Ledge.
In the 2nd game Cougars offense had more base runners, with Rebecka Poljan going 2-2 at the plate, including an RBI double. Abby Pearson had a two-run triple in the top half of the 3rd inning. Others Cougars that made it safely on base where Yazmin Centro, Chalsa Hemmondrop, Olivia Theis, Alana Toner, Shelby Warner, and Amanda Wils. Poljan recorded 14 first pitch strikes and 4 strikeouts. Game ended after 4 innings with a score of 4 – 19 Grand Ledge.
Next games are at Ionia on Monday, May 4, 2015 starting at 4pm.