St. Marys 8, Regis 1

May 12, 2005

The St. Marys Rattlers used good pitching and good hitting to overwhelm the Regis University Rangers 8-1 Thursday in Game 3 of the NCAA Division II South Central Regional Softball Championship Tournament at St. Marys.

The Rattlers (46-9) got a two-hit, complete-game performance out of freshman pitcher Malissa Magee, who improved her record to 22-4.

Liz Beyer and Jamie Bertsch hit home runs for St. Marys. Beyer had three hits and drove in five runs. The home run gives her 19 on the season. Tiffani Craft added two hits for the Rattlers.

Regis (38-10) got a solo home run from Mariah Piper, but only managed one other hit in the game.

St. Marys will play the winner of the Central Oklahoma vs. Angelo State game at 4 p.m. Friday. Regis will play Abilene Christian in an elimination game at 1:30 p.m. on Friday.

Regis at St. Mary's
May 12, 2005 at San Antonio (Rattler Field)
Regis 1 (38-10) St. Mary's 8 (46-9)
Player AB R H BI Player AB R H BI
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S. Richmond cf............. 3 0 0 0 T. Craft dh................ 4 2 2 0
M. Backlund ss............. 3 0 0 0 K. Simmons rf.............. 3 2 3 1
M. Johnston 3b............. 3 0 0 0 E. Beyer c................. 4 1 3 5
M. Piper c................. 3 1 1 1 V. Garcia 3b............... 3 0 0 0
A. Schafer 2b.............. 3 0 0 0 T. Cox cf.................. 3 0 1 0
A. Sivetts 1b.............. 2 0 0 0 M. Pederson 1b............. 2 0 0 0
A. Tarnoff dh.............. 2 0 0 0 J. Bertsch 2b.............. 2 1 1 1
L. Molinaro lf............. 2 0 1 0 L. Rodriguez ss............ 2 0 1 0
E. Solano rf............... 1 0 0 0 S. Cooper ph............... 0 1 0 0
K. Gentert p............... 0 0 0 0 T. Moreno lf............... 2 1 1 0
N. Breeding p.............. 0 0 0 0 M. Magee p................. 0 0 0 0
Totals.................... 22 1 2 1 Totals.................... 25 8 12 7
Score by Innings R H E
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Regis............... 010 000 0 - 1 2 1
St. Mary's.......... 004 022 X - 8 12 1
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E - A. Tarnoff; L. Rodriguez. DP - Rangers 1; Rattlers 1. LOB - Rangers 1; Rattlers
5. 2B - K. Simmons. HR - M. Piper; E. Beyer; J. Bertsch. SH - E. Solano; K. Simmons;
T. Moreno. SB - T. Craft 2; K. Simmons; T. Moreno.
Regis IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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K. Gentert L,19-6......... 4.0 7 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 16 17 2 7
N. Breeding ............... 2.0 5 4 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 9 14 2 3
St. Mary's IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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M. Magee W,22-4........... 7.0 2 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 22 23 7 6
Strikeouts - M. Backlund; A. Schafer 3; A. Sivetts; A. Tarnoff; L. Molinaro; T.
Craft. Walks - V. Garcia; M. Pederson; J. Bertsch; S. Cooper.
Umpires - HP: Glenn Crabtree 1B: Dan Rogers 3B: Dora Martinez
Start: 4:30 pm Time: 2:00 Attendance: 100
Game: REGSB03

-- Courtesy St. Mary's