Softball Posts Two One-Hitters in Same Day; Defeats Nyack, 1-0, 3-0
NYACK, N.Y. (Apr. 18, 2012) - Sophomores Mary Sieber (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) and Alexandra Puglisi (Shelton, Conn.) of the Mercy College softball team, both threw one-hitters versus the Warriors of Nyack College on Wednesday. In Sieber's game, Mercy won 1-0, while in Puglisi's win, the Mavericks notched a 3-0 decision.
Mercy scored its only run in Game 1 off a fifth-inning sacrifice fly by junior Kimberly Crnkovich (Salt Lake City, Utah). In the second game, the Mavericks grabbed all three runs in the fourth frame. Freshman Shannon Forbes (Nesconset, N.Y.), sophomore Kelly Bentson (Brewster, N.Y.) and senior Jenna Ausiello (Petaluma, Calif.) all notched RBI singles.
Sieber walked one over her seven innings of work and struck out six. Puglisi walked two and whiffed 10.
Head Coach Mike Fazio and the Mavericks return to the field for Senior Day on Thursday, April 19 when they host Felician College at 3:00 p.m.