Lady Falcons Softball Drops Double-Header to USC Salkehatchie

Lady Falcons Softball Drops Double-Header to USC Salkehatchie

(Scranton, PA) – The Lackawanna Lady Falcons played a double-header against USC Salkehatchie on Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Falcons dropped game both games by a score of 3-2. Their record now rests at 4-4.

The Lady Falcons started off giving up a run and then returning the favor in the bottom of the first. Drawing a walk, Gabrielle Vuocolo stole second with 2 outs. She then advanced to third on a passed ball. Colleen Cwalina singled on a line drive to left field bringing Vuocolo home and knotting up the score 1-1. An error by Lauryn Rodriguez in right field and a wild pitch helped set up a USC Salkehatchie run in the top of the 3rd. The Lady Falcons wouldn't score again until the bottom of the 6th. Alexandria Thoman singled on a groundball to the shortstop for an RBI. The game went into extra innings but USC Salkehatchie struck quickly. A 2 out ground ball was hit to Hayley Coale. The runner reached on an error by Coale and the runner on third scored the go ahead run. USC Salkehatchie won game one, 3-2.

Player Highlights

Amanda Mowry: 8.0 IP, 7 H, 1 ER

The Lady Falcons started game two off with another Alexandria Thoman RBI single. The groundball was hit to right field, scoring Courtney Hoffman from 2nd. USC Salkehatchie responded in the bottom of the 1st with a 2 RBI double. Lackawanna trails 2-1. Gabrielle Vuocolo hit a grounder to center field in the top of the 5th to tie things up at 2-2. USC Salkehatchie added a run in the bottom of the 6th off of a Lackawanna error and held on to win game two, 3-2.

Player Highlights

Alexandria Thoman: 1-3, 1 RBI

The Lady Falcons will play again tomorrow (March 7th) against Henry Ford College at 3pm and CCBC Catonsville at 5pm at the Cal Ripken Experience. For all your news and updates please visit us on Facebook Lackawanna Falcons Athletics, Instagram @FalconsSports, and Twitter @falconssports