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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
RESULTS VS. FAYETTEVILLE STATE U. (2009-02-10 00:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer softball team took down the Broncos of Fayetteville State on Tuesday afternoon at Jack Ingram field. The Falcons won both game of the double-header and the team increases its record to 6-1 overall. Fayetteville State falls to 2-2 overall. Pfeiffer came close to shutting out the Broncos with only one run scored by the visitors in both games. Pfeiffer won the first game 8-1 and followed up with a 9-0 win in the second.
Game One – Pfeiffer 8, Fayetteville State 1
Pfeiffer and Fayetteville State each got on the board in the first inning. For the Broncos, a double by Briana Montgomery (Fort Hood, CA) sent teammate April Branch (Pender, NC) home. The Falcons responded with a run when Ranzy York (Milton-Freewater, OR) singled advancing Shelby Fleming (Roseville, CA) to second. Kylee Nichols (McMinville, OR) then scored on an error by the Fayetteville shortstop to make the game 1-1.
The Falcons pounded our four runs in the bottom of the second. Nichols, Bethea, Nobles, and Fleming all tallied RBIs in the inning with Megan McNeill (Robbins, NC), Bryttny Kreshka (Roseburg, OR), Stephanie Bethea (Greensboro, NC), and Heather Nobles (Ainger, NC) scoring.
In the fourth inning, Fleming took advantage of a Fayetteville error to reach first while Bethea scored another run for Pfeiffer.
Pfeiffer added two more runs in the sixth when Nobles singled advancing Conference Carolinas Player of the Week Bethea to second and Nichols ran in for the score. Then Fleming sacrifice flied out to left field and Bethea tallied another run.
York pitched seven innings to get the win for the Falcons and Kristen Britt was credited with the loss for the Broncos.
Game Two – Pfeiffer 9, Fayetteville State 0
Pfeiffer pounded out nine runs in the first three innings to end the game early and take the win in five innings and keep the Broncos scoreless.
Pfeiffer scored their first runs in inning number one from a sacrifice by Nobles. Then, Bethea ran home when Fleming grounded out to the Broncos short stop. To mark their third run of the inning, Waldon doubled and sent York home from second base.
The Falcons followed with another in the second when pinch runner Ashton Hutcherson (Stanley, NC) scored on a Nichols single.
The third inning saw five runs for the Falcons, two of which were home runs. Fleming got the inning going as the first batter up and hit a whopper of a home run. Following her, York stepped up to the plate and slammed another out of the park. Kreshka doubled and sent Amanda Beck (Thomasville, NC) home. Later in the inning, Nichols sacrifice flied out to right field to send Beck home again. Bethea sent Kreshka home on a fielder’s choice to score the last run of the game.
Pfeiffer returns to the field this weekend at the Tusculum College/ Comfort In Softball Classic.Fayetteville State vs Pfeiffer University (Feb 10, 2009) * Box score * Play-by-Play Box Score The Automated ScoreBook Fayetteville State at Pfeiffer University (Game 1) Feb 10, 2009 at Misenheimer, Nc (Jack Ingram Field) Fayetteville State 1 (2-1) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ MILLS,Domini lf/cf....... 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 GATLING,LaTo cf.......... 3 0 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 BEATTY,Lugen lf......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 BRANCH,April 1b/3b....... 2 1 1 0 1 1 5 1 0 SMITH,Rakhee ss.......... 2 0 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 MONTGOMERY,B rf.......... 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 19 rf................... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 PANKEY,Demar 3b.......... 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 3 COVINGTON,As 1b......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 BRITT,Kriste p........... 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 WHITE,Kaitly c........... 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 EBRON,Doniec ph......... 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 LYONS,Danish 2b.......... 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 SMITH,Jalisa ph......... 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 24 1 3 1 3 12 18 9 5 Pfeiffer University 8 (5-1) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Nichols, Kylee 2b........ 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 Bethea, Stephanie cf..... 4 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 Nobles, Heather 3b....... 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 Fleming, Shelby 1b....... 3 0 2 3 0 0 5 0 0 York, Ranzy p............ 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 Waldon, Brittany rf...... 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 Wagner, Andrea ss........ 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 McNeill, Megan c......... 2 1 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 Kreshka, Bryttny lf...... 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 28 8 8 8 1 1 21 6 6 Score by Innings R H E ----------------------------------------- Fayetteville State.. 100 000 0 - 1 3 6 Pfeiffer University. 140 102 X - 8 8 1 ----------------------------------------- E - SMITH,Rakhee; PANKEY,Demar 2; BRITT,Kriste 2; LYONS,Danish; Wagner, A. DP - PUSB09 1. LOB - FSU-W 5; PUSB09 6. 2B - MONTGOMERY,B; Fleming, S. HBP - McNeill, M. SH - Nichols, K. SF - Fleming, S. SB - Nichols, K; Nobles, H; McNeill, M. Fayetteville State IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- BRITT,Kriste........ 6.0 8 8 5 1 1 28 32 Pfeiffer University IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- York, Ranzy......... 7.0 3 1 1 3 12 24 27 Win - York, R (2-0). Loss - BRITT,Kriste (). Save - None. HBP - by BRITT,Kriste (McNeill, M). Umpires - Start: 1:30 PM Time: Attendance: Game: SOFT06 Play-by-Play The Automated ScoreBook Fayetteville State at Pfeiffer University (Game 1) - Play-by-Play Feb 10, 2009 at Misenheimer, Nc (Jack Ingram Field) Score by Innings R H E ----------------------------------------- Fayetteville State.. 100 000 0 - 1 3 6 Pfeiffer University. 140 102 X - 8 8 1 ----------------------------------------- Fayetteville State starters: 1/lf MILLS,Domini; 20/cf GATLING,LaTo; 18/1b BRANCH,April; 16/ss SMITH,Rakhee; 6/rf MONTGOMERY,B; 5/3b PANKEY,Demar; 14/p BRITT,Kriste; 7/c WHITE,Kaitly; 17/2b LYONS,Danish; Pfeiffer University starters: 2/2b Nichols, K; 16/cf Bethea, S; 8/3b Nobles, H; 11/1b Fleming, S; 1/p York, R; 14/rf Waldon, B; 3/ss Wagner, A; 12/c McNeill, M; 6/lf Kreshka, B; Fayetteville State 1st - MILLS,Domini grounded out to 2b. GATLING,LaTo struck out. BRANCH,April walked. SMITH,Rakhee walked; BRANCH,April advanced to second. MONTGOMERY,B doubled, RBI; SMITH,Rakhee advanced to third; BRANCH,April scored. PANKEY,Demar struck out. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 1st - Nichols, K reached on an error by 2b. Bethea, S popped up to c, interference; Nichols, K stole second. Nobles, H flied out to cf. Fleming, S singled; Nichols, K advanced to third. York, R singled, RBI; Fleming, S advanced to second; Nichols, K scored on an error by ss, unearned. Waldon, B grounded out to 1b unassisted. 1 run, 2 hits, 2 errors, 2 LOB. Fayetteville State 2nd - BRITT,Kriste struck out. WHITE,Kaitly walked. LYONS,Danish struck out. MILLS,Domini grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 2nd - Wagner, A struck out. McNeill, M hit by pitch. Kreshka, B singled; McNeill, M stole second. Nichols, K out at first 2b to 3b, SAC, RBI; Kreshka, B advanced to second; McNeill, M scored. Bethea, S singled, RBI; Kreshka, B scored. Nobles, H reached on an error by p, RBI; Bethea, S scored, unearned. Fleming, S doubled, RBI; Nobles, H scored. York, R walked. Waldon, B flied out to cf. 4 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Fayetteville State 3rd - GATLING,LaTo singled, bunt. BRANCH,April singled; GATLING,LaTo advanced to second. SMITH,Rakhee struck out. MONTGOMERY,B flied into double play cf to 2b; BRANCH,April out on the play. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 3rd - Wagner, A flied out to ss. McNeill, M grounded out to 3b. Kreshka, B grounded out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Fayetteville State 4th - PANKEY,Demar struck out. BRITT,Kriste struck out. WHITE,Kaitly struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 4th - Nichols, K reached on an error by p. Bethea, S reached on an error by 3b; Nichols, K out at second p to 3b. Nobles, H reached on a fielder's choice; Bethea, S advanced to second. Fleming, S reached on an error by 3b, RBI; Nobles, H out at second 2b to ss; Bethea, S scored, unearned. York, R grounded out to 3b. 1 run, 0 hits, 3 errors, 1 LOB. Fayetteville State 5th - LYONS,Danish flied out to c. MILLS,Domini flied out to rf. GATLING,LaTo struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 5th - Waldon, B grounded out to 2b. Wagner, A flied out to cf. McNeill, M flied out to cf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Fayetteville State 6th - BRANCH,April struck out. SMITH,Rakhee struck out. MONTGOMERY,B reached on an error by ss. PANKEY,Demar grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 6th - MILLS,Domini to cf. BEATTY,Lugen to lf for GATLING,LaTo. BRANCH,April to 3b. 19 to rf for MONTGOMERY,B. COVINGTON,As to 1b for PANKEY,Demar. Kreshka, B grounded out to p. Nichols, K singled. Bethea, S singled; Nichols, K advanced to second. Nobles, H singled, RBI; Bethea, S advanced to second; Nichols, K scored. Fleming, S flied out to lf, SAC, RBI; Nobles, H stole second; Bethea, S scored. York, R grounded out to 3b. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Fayetteville State 7th - EBRON,Doniec pinch hit for WHITE,Kaitly. SMITH,Jalisa pinch hit for LYONS,Danish. BRITT,Kriste struck out. EBRON,Doniec grounded out to ss. SMITH,Jalisa grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.