ATLANTA, Ga. — The Lady Seminole softball team extended its winning
streak to 18 games with a pair of victories during the second day of pool
play in the Buzz Classic in Atlanta.
Florida State used a 4-run first inning and a 3-for-3 performance by
shortshop Jesse McGregor to defeat Indiana State 6-1 in its first game of
the day. Second baseman Christy Cercedes added 2 hits while pitcher Stacy
Venable allowed just 3 to pick up her 10th win of the season.
Pinch-hitter Jen Brown singled home Misty Molin in the bottom of the
seventh to propel FSU to a 2-1 victory over Utah. The Lady Seminoles
managed just four hits in the game, but FSU pitcher Jennifer White held the
Utes’ offense in check allowing only 2 hits while striking out 5 to earn
her 26th win of the year.
Florida State, now 38-12 overall, finished pool play 4-0 and will advance
to bracket play. The Lady Seminoles have a bye until 10 a.m. on Sunday.
Florida State vs. Indiana State ISU 100 000 0 - 1 3 4 FSU 410 001 x - 6 9 0 Winning Pitcher - Venable (10-4)
Florida State vs. Utah Utah 100 000 0 - 1 2 0 FSU 010 000 1 - 2 4 1 Winning Pitcher - White (26-7)