Concordia St. Paul 2, Missouri Western 0

May 13, 2005

EMPORIA, Kan. -Amanda Yurek singled in a run in the fifth and Shannon Miller walked in a run in the sixth as Concordia defeated Missouri Western 2-0 in the second round of the NCAA North Central Region tournament. Kristen Schmidt struck out eight batters and allowed four hits in the shutout. The Golden Bears got six hits off MWSC's Dana Wertz. Both pitchers went the distance. In the fifth Miller walked and then scored after a pair of singles. Kelly Schwietz singled to lead off the sixth and then was advanced on a walk and an error. She scored on Miller's walk. Concordia will play Emporia State in the semifinal for a chance to play in the championship game. The Griffons will play Truman in the consolation first round.

  Missouri Western 0 (48-19)                                       Concordia 2 (42-13)

  Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB           Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
  ------------------------------------------------------           ------------------------------------------------------
  Unger,Kara rf............  3  0  1  0   0  2  1  0   0           Pozzani, Jen cf..........  4  0  1  0   0  0  2  0   0
  Benash,Shannon 2b........  3  0  0  0   0  1  3  2   1           Miller, Shannon rf.......  2  1  1  1   2  0  0  0   0
  Beverly,Amy 1b...........  3  0  1  0   0  1  6  0   0           Plante, Elizabeth ss.....  4  0  1  0   0  0  1  2   3
  Predovich,Lindsey dp.....  3  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   1           Yurek, Amanda 3b.........  2  0  1  1   1  0  0  0   1
  Salgo,Wendy 3b...........  2  0  0  0   0  0  0  4   0           Schmidt, Kristen p.......  3  0  0  0   0  1  0  2   4
  Rizzuti,Lindsey lf/pr....  2  0  0  0   0  2  0  0   0           Schwietz, Kelly 2b.......  2  0  1  0   1  0  4  0   0
   Juergens,Ashley ph......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0           Smith, Nikki lf..........  2  0  1  0   1  0  3  0   0
  Sova,Megan ss............  3  0  1  0   0  0  2  2   1            DuFresne, Vanessa pr....  0  1  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
  Wertz,Dana p.............  3  0  0  0   0  2  0  1   1           Linell, Kristin c........  3  0  0  0   0  1  8  0   0
  Heineman,Nicole cf.......  2  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   1           Enzler, Tracie 1b........  3  0  0  0   0  1  3  0   2
  Christensen,Carrie c.....  0  0  0  0   0  0  5  1   0
  Totals................... 24  0  4  0   0  8 18 10   5           Totals................... 25  2  6  2   5  3 21  4  10
  
 
  


  Score by Innings                  R  H  E
  -----------------------------------------
  Missouri Western.... 000 000 0 -  0  4  2
  Concordia........... 000 011 X -  2  6  1
  -----------------------------------------

  E - Salgo,W.; Sova,M.; Enzler. DP - Western 1. LOB - Western 5; Concordia 10. HBP - Juergens,A.. SH - Salgo,W..

  Missouri Western       IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF                   Concordia              IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
  -----------------------------------------------                  -----------------------------------------------
  Wertz,Dana..........  6.0  6  2  1  5  3 25 30                   Schmidt, Kristen....  7.0  4  0  0  0  8 24 26

  Win - Schmidt (25-6).  Loss - Wertz,D. (25-12).  Save - None.
  HBP - by Schmidt (Juergens,A.).
  Umpires - HP: Robert Blatcher  1B: Mark Rieber  3B: Stan Wisnieski
  Start: 2:15 pm   Time: 1:30   Attendance: 218
  Game notes:
  NCAA North Central Region Tournament Game #4.
  Concordia ranked No. 17 in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Poll.
  CU advances to play Emporia State in semifinal.
  MWSC will play Truman in consolation first round.
  Game: REGION04



-- Courtesy Emporia St.