Bethany, W. Va - The Bethany College softball team took on Capital in a non-conference doubleheader Monday afternoon. The Bison fell to the Crusaders 5-0 and 8-3.
Game One Overview
Bethany fell to Capital, 5-0
The Crusaders jumped out to 2-0 lead after three innings and tacked on two runs in the fourth and added their final run in the seventh inning. The Bison were held to three hits and left four runners on base.
Game One Leaders
Game Two Overview
Bethany fell 8-3 to Capital
The Crusaders struck first in the first inning taking a 1-0 lead. In the third inning Capital added another run coming off of a solo homerun. A Gabby Capaldi homerun in the bottom of the fourth put the Bison on the board. Going into the bottom of the fifth, the Bison trailed 4-1. Bethany's Tyra Bell singled driving in Jen Oberthur. The green and white trailed 4-2. Unfortunately, the Crusaders added on four runs to take an 8-2 lead going into the bottom of the seventh. Bethany had runners in scoring position, when Tyra Bell doubled to right center, scoring Emily Folk. A double play ended the Bison's chances of coming back.
Game Two Leaders
- Kayla Dinsmore (2-4)
- Jen Oberthur (2-4, 1 R)
- Tyra Bell (2-3, 2 RBI, 1 BB)
- Paige Allen (1-3)
- Gabby Capaldi (1-2, 1 R, 1 RBI, 1 BB)
- Erica Amoroso (L, 1-4)(5.0 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 2 ER, 4 BB, 2 K, 1 HR)
- Gabby Capaldi (2.0 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 2 ER, 1 K)
Bethany – 3-15 (1-3 PAC)
Capital – 9-21
The Bethany College Bison will travel across the border to Washington and Jefferson for a PAC doubleheader on Wednesday.