Saturday's Softball Recap

Saturday's Softball Recap

Howard Payne 7, George Fox 6 (F/9 Game 1)
George Fox 8, Howard Payne 7 (Game 2)

With both teams scoring the winning run in their last at bats, the George Fox University Bruins and the Howard Payne University Yellowjackets split a non-conference softball twinbill Saturday afternoon here at Vista Ridge High School, the ‘Jackets winning the first game 7-6 in nine innings and the Bruins the nightcap 8-7.

College of Idaho 3, Willamette 0 (Game 1)
Corban 14, Willamette 3 (F/5 Game 2)

The Willamette University softball team was in action during the Northwest Cup on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Hood View Park. The Bearcats, who compete in NCAA Division III, dropped games to NAIA teams from the College of Idaho and crosstown rival Corban University. College of Idaho defeated the Bearcats, 3-0, while Corban won 14-3 on the run rule in five innings.

Hope International 9, Lewis & Clark 0 (F/5 Game 1)
Hope International 1, Lewis & Clark 0 (Game 2)

The Lewis & Clark women's softball team continued its series of games in California today, taking on the Hope International Royals. The Pioneers lost both games to the Royals. The first, in 5 innings, 9-0, and the second, 1-0.

College of Idaho 6, Puget Sound 1 (Game 1)
Concordia 7, Puget Sound 1 (Game 2)

The Puget Sound softball team opened its season on Saturday, falling 6-1 to the College of Idaho and 7-1 to Concordia.