April 6, 2012
RENO, Nev . – The Nevada softball team gave up six unearned runs and dropped the opener of a three-game WAC series 11-2 to San Jose State on Friday at Hixson Park.
Nevada (12-25, 3-4 WAC) and San Jose State (20-18, 4-2) will play a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Hixson Park. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt for children at the park at 12:30 p.m. Both games can be heard on ESPN Radio 1450 AM.
Baily Brewer (2-7 took the loss for Nevada after pitching in the fourth inning, giving up six hits and seven runs ( just five earned). Amanda Pridmore (11-7) got the win for the Spartans.
Nevada trailed 3-0 going into the third inning but got two back in the bottom of the frame. Karley Hopkins and Caylin Campbell singled and Lauren Lastrapes singled to score Hopkins with Campbell scoring on an error on the play. But Nevada only had two other hits in the game.
All 11 of the Spartans’ runs scored with two outs over four different innings.
HOW THEY SCORED
San Jose State 1st
Collins singled to third base. Cox walked (3-2 BBFBFFB); Collins advanced to second. Garcia, J. grounded out to 3b (1-0 B); Cox advanced to second; Collins advanced to third. Lopez, B. struck out swinging (3-2 KFBFBBFFS). House tripled to right center, 2 RBI (1-0 B); Cox scored; Collins scored. Freitas popped up to ss (1-2 FBF). 2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.
San Jose State 3rd
Cox reached on a fielding error by 2b (0-2 FKF). Coenen pinch hit for Garcia, J.. Cox stole second. Coenen struck out swinging (1-2 KSBS). Lopez, B. popped up to ss. Cox advanced to third on a passed ball. House singled to shortstop, RBI; Cox scored, unearned. Freitas grounded out to ss (2-1 BKB). 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.
Garcia, J. to c for Coenen. Barilli, C fouled out to 1b, bunt. Hopkins, K singled to shortstop (2-2 FFBFB). Campbell, C singled to pitcher; Hopkins, K advanced to second. Lastrapes, L singled, advanced to third, RBI (0-2 FS); Campbell, C advanced to third, scored on a fielding error by cf, unearned; Hopkins, K scored. Puzey, S grounded out to p. Venable, C popped up to ss (1-2 FBF). 2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB.
San Jose State 4th
Wolfe flied out to cf (1-1 KB). Stange fouled out to 3b (3-2 BSBBF). Garcia, B. singled to right field (2-1 BKB). Collins singled to left field; Garcia, B. advanced to second. Cox walked (3-0 BBBB); Collins advanced to second; Garcia, B. advanced to third. Garcia, J. doubled down the rf line, 3 RBI (2-2 BSFBF); Cox scored; Collins scored; Garcia, B. scored. Lopez, B. reached on a fielding error by 2b; Garcia, J. scored, unearned. Jones, K to p for Brewer, B. House singled to third base (0-1 K); Lopez, B. advanced to second. Freitas popped up to 1b (0-1 K). 4 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.
San Jose State 5th
Wolfe reached on a fielding error by 1b (1-1 BK). Stange doubled to right center; Wolfe advanced to third. Craig, A to p for Jones, K. Garcia, B. struck out swinging (1-1 BF). Collins grounded out to p. Cox singled to left field, advanced to second, RBI; Stange advanced to third; Wolfe scored, unearned. Garcia, J. doubled to center field, 2 RBI (3-2 KBFBB); Cox scored, unearned; Stange scored, unearned. Lopez, B. doubled down the lf line, RBI; Garcia, J. scored, unearned. Helm pinch ran for Lopez, B.. House singled to shortstop (0-2 KF); Helm advanced to third. Freitas lined out to 2b (1-1 BS). 4 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.