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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Sunday, April 5, 2009
RESULTS VS. LENIOR-RHYNE COLLEGE (2009-04-05 00:00:00)

Hickory, NC – The Pfeiffer softball team (21-15) fell to the No. 14 Lenoir-Rhyne University Bears (27-6), 8-1 and 6-1, in non-conference action on Sunday afternoon. With the two victories, the Bears swept the season series with the Falcons, 4-0.
Game One – Lenoir-Rhyne 8, Pfeiffer 1
Pfeiffer got on the board in the top of the first with their only run of the game. Martina Bullard (Godwin, NC) was driven home by Shelby Fleming’s (Roseville, CA) single to left field.
Lenoir-Rhyne answered in the bottom of the first with three runs of its own. With two outs and the bases loaded, Brittney Furr (Concord, NC) hit a two run double to left centerfield. Erin Evans’ (Fort Pierce, FL) bunt single down the third baseline drove in a third run for the Bears to make the score 3-1.
L-R added three more runs in the second inning to go up 6-1. Kat Rivers (Royston, GA) drilled a three-run home run to right centerfield for her third of the season.
The Bears added their final two runs in the bottom of the fourth. A run-scoring double to left centerfield by Brittany Cherry (Myrtle Beach, SC) highlighted the inning that gave L-R an 8-1 advantage.
Dawon Millwood (Hixson, TN) picked up the win on the mound to move. Pfeiffer’s Ranzy York (Milton-Freewater, OR) suffered the loss.
Game Two – Lenoir-Rhyne 6, Pfeiffer 1
The Falcons got on the board first in game two as well with their only run of the game. A single to left field by Stephanie Bethea (Greensboro, NC) drove in Megan McNeill (Robbins, NC) as Pfeiffer went up 1-0.
Lenoir-Rhyne got four runs in the fourth inning on five hits. A single up the middle by Brandi Haithcock (Snow Camp, NC) drove in two runs for the Bears to highlight the frame.
L-R got its final two runs of the day in the bottom of the sixth. RBI singles by Rivers and Noel Belk (Charlotte, NC) made the score 6-1 in favor of Lenoir-Rhyne.
Belk picked up the win on the mound in relief for L-R. Allison Braswell (Asheboro, NC) suffered the loss for Pfeiffer.The Automated ScoreBook Pfeiffer University at #14 Lenoir-Rhyne (Game 2) Apr 05, 2009 at Hickory, N.C. (Bears Field) Pfeiffer University 1 (21-15) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Bethea, Stephanie cf..... 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 Nichols, Kylee 2b........ 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 6 Bullard, Martina dh...... 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 Fleming, Shelby 1b....... 4 0 1 0 0 0 6 1 0 Wagner, Andrea pr....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 York, Ranzy rf........... 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 Moore, Sarah ss.......... 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 3 Nobles, Heather 3b....... 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 McNeill, Megan c......... 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 Waldon, Brittany lf...... 2 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 Braswell, Allison p...... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Thomas, Christie p...... 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Beck, Amanda p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 26 1 10 1 3 1 18 13 11 Lenoir-Rhyne 6 (27-6) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Cherry, Brit lf.......... 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Belk, Noel 1b/p.......... 3 1 1 1 1 0 3 1 0 Atkins, Sara dh/1b....... 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 Rivers, Kat ss........... 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 4 0 Carpenter, C 2b.......... 3 1 1 0 0 0 5 1 2 Furr, Brittn 3b.......... 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 4 2 Evans, Erin cf........... 3 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 Harris, Laur p/dh........ 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 Brock, Heath pr/dh...... 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Haithcock, B rf.......... 3 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 Newberry, Br c........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 Totals................... 29 6 13 6 1 0 21 13 9 Score by Innings R H E ----------------------------------------- Pfeiffer University. 010 000 0 - 1 10 2 Lenoir-Rhyne........ 000 402 X - 6 13 0 ----------------------------------------- E - Fleming, S; Thomas, C. DP - Lenoir-Rhyne 2. LOB - Pfeiffer 11; Lenoir-Rhyne 9. 2B - McNeill, M; Atkins, Sara; Haithcock, B. HBP - McNeill, M. SH - Nichols, K; Nobles, H; McNeill, M; Cherry, Brit; Carpenter, C; Furr, Brittn. SB - Evans, Erin. Pfeiffer University IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Braswell, Allison... 3.1 8 4 4 0 0 18 18 Thomas, Christie.... 2.0 4 2 2 1 0 8 12 Beck, Amanda........ 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 Lenoir-Rhyne IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Harris, Laur........ 3.0 6 1 1 2 1 13 18 Belk, Noel.......... 4.0 4 0 0 1 0 13 15 Win - Belk, Noel (12-3). Loss - Braswell, A (). Save - None. HBP - by Harris, Laur (McNeill, M). PB - Newberry, Br. Umpires - Start: 3:30 pm Time: 1:42 Attendance: 175 Harris, Laur faced 3 batters in the 4th. Game: LRU33 Play-by-Play The Automated ScoreBook Pfeiffer University at #14 Lenoir-Rhyne (Game 2) - Play-by-Play Apr 05, 2009 at Hickory, N.C. (Bears Field) Score by Innings R H E ----------------------------------------- Pfeiffer University. 010 000 0 - 1 10 2 Lenoir-Rhyne........ 000 402 X - 6 13 0 ----------------------------------------- Pfeiffer University starters: 16/cf Bethea, S; 2/2b Nichols, K; 24/dh Bullard, M; 11/1b Fleming, S; 1/rf York, R; 9/ss Moore, S; 8/3b Nobles, H; 12/c McNeill, M; 14/lf Waldon, B; 10/p Braswell, A; Lenoir-Rhyne starters: 1/lf Cherry, Brit; 3/1b Belk, Noel; 6/dh Atkins, Sara; 4/ss Rivers, Kat; 2/2b Carpenter, C; 12/3b Furr, Brittn; 22/cf Evans, Erin; 8/p Harris, Laur; 13/rf Haithcock, B; 7/c Newberry, Br; Pfeiffer University 1st - Bethea, S walked. Nichols, K out at first 3b to 2b, SAC, bunt; Bethea, S advanced to second. Bullard, M singled up the middle, advanced to second on the throw; Bethea, S advanced to third. Fleming, S grounded out to 2b. York, R grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Lenoir-Rhyne 1st - Cherry, Brit grounded out to 1b unassisted. Belk, Noel reached on a fielding error by 1b. Atkins, Sara singled up the middle; Belk, Noel advanced to second. Rivers, Kat reached on a fielder's choice; Atkins, Sara out at second ss to 2b; Belk, Noel advanced to third. Carpenter, C flied out to cf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 2nd - Moore, S walked. Nobles, H out at first 3b to 2b, SAC, bunt; Moore, S advanced to second. McNeill, M doubled to right field; Moore, S advanced to third. Waldon, B reached on a fielder's choice; McNeill, M advanced to third; Moore, S out at home ss to c. Bethea, S singled to left field, RBI; Waldon, B advanced to second; McNeill, M scored. Nichols, K grounded out to p. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Lenoir-Rhyne 2nd - Furr, Brittn flied out to lf. Evans, Erin singled up the middle. Evans, Erin stole second. Harris, Laur singled up the middle, out at second cf to p to 2b; Evans, Erin advanced to third. Haithcock, B popped up to ss. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 3rd - Bullard, M singled up the middle. Fleming, S reached on a fielder's choice; Bullard, M out at second ss to 2b. York, R flied out to rf. Moore, S struck out swinging. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Lenoir-Rhyne 3rd - Cherry, Brit flied out to lf. Belk, Noel flied out to rf. Atkins, Sara flied out to rf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 4th - Nobles, H singled through the right side. McNeill, M hit by pitch; Nobles, H advanced to second. Waldon, B singled to right field; McNeill, M advanced to second; Nobles, H advanced to third. Belk, Noel to p. Atkins, Sara to 1b. Harris, Laur to dh. Bethea, S reached on a fielder's choice; Waldon, B advanced to second; McNeill, M advanced to third; Nobles, H out at home 1b to c. Nichols, K reached on a fielder's choice; Bethea, S advanced to second; Waldon, B out on double play ss to c to 3b; McNeill, M out on the play. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Lenoir-Rhyne 4th - Rivers, Kat grounded out to ss. Carpenter, C singled to center field. Furr, Brittn singled to right center; Carpenter, C advanced to second. Evans, Erin singled to left field; Furr, Brittn advanced to second; Carpenter, C advanced to third. Harris, Laur singled down the rf line, RBI; Evans, Erin advanced to second; Furr, Brittn advanced to third; Carpenter, C scored. Brock, Heath pinch ran for Harris, Laur. Haithcock, B singled up the middle, advanced to second on the throw, 2 RBI; Brock, Heath advanced to third; Evans, Erin scored; Furr, Brittn scored. Thomas, C to p for Braswell, A. Cherry, Brit grounded out to 2b, RBI; Haithcock, B advanced to third; Brock, Heath scored. Belk, Noel walked. Atkins, Sara grounded out to 3b. 4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 5th - Bullard, M flied out to rf. Fleming, S singled to right field. York, R singled to shortstop; Fleming, S advanced to second. Wagner, A pinch ran for Fleming, S. Moore, S hit into double play 3b to 1b; Wagner, A out on the play. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Lenoir-Rhyne 5th - Fleming, S to 1b for Wagner, A. Rivers, Kat singled through the left side. Carpenter, C reached on a fielding error by p, SAC, bunt; Rivers, Kat advanced to second. Furr, Brittn out at first 1b to 2b, SAC, bunt; Carpenter, C advanced to second; Rivers, Kat advanced to third. Evans, Erin reached on a fielder's choice; Rivers, Kat out at home ss to c to 3b to p. No play. Brock, Heath grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 6th - Brock, Heath to dh. Nobles, H singled through the left side. McNeill, M out at first p to 2b, SAC, bunt; Nobles, H advanced to second. Waldon, B walked. Bethea, S flied out to cf. Waldon, B advanced to second on a passed ball; Nobles, H advanced to third. Nichols, K flied out to cf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Lenoir-Rhyne 6th - Haithcock, B doubled to left field. Cherry, Brit out at first c to 2b, SAC, bunt; Haithcock, B advanced to third. Belk, Noel singled up the middle, RBI; Haithcock, B scored. Atkins, Sara doubled down the lf line; Belk, Noel advanced to third. Beck, A to p for Thomas, C. Rivers, Kat singled to right field, RBI; Atkins, Sara advanced to third; Belk, Noel scored. Carpenter, C popped up to 2b. Furr, Brittn grounded out to 3b. 2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 7th - Bullard, M singled through the right side. Fleming, S reached on a fielder's choice; Bullard, M out at second ss to 2b. York, R flied out to cf. Moore, S popped up to ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.