Softball

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Doubleheader Preview: Softball vs. Southern Maine/Hamilton

Doubleheader Preview: Softball vs. Southern Maine/Hamilton

Softball vs. Southern Maine/Hamilton
Wednesday, March 22—9/11:30 a.m.
NTC Complex (Hancock Park 3)—Clermont, Fla.

BABSON vs. SOUTHERN MAINE
The Beavers are 10-2 all-time against the Huskies in a series that dates back to 2004. The Green and White has won 10 straight games against Southern Maine although the teams have not played since 2009.

BABSON vs. HAMILTON
The Beavers are 4-0 all-time against the Continentals in a series that dates back to 2003. The Green and White defeated Hamilton 3-1 in 2015 and 5-4 in 2014.

SCOUTING THE HUSKIES
Southern Maine (4-2) is riding a three-game winning streak after downing Hamilton, 9-6, on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Mary Caron is batting .348 with four extra-base hits, nine RBI and five runs scored, junior Courtney Davis is hitting .333 with two doubles and three RBI, and senior Shelby Obert enters the day with a .300 average to go along with two doubles, a triple and six runs batted in. First-year Amber Kelly is 1-1 with a 1.98 ERA in 17 innings, while junior Haeli Campbell is 2-0 with a 2.00 ERA in three relief appearances for the Huskies.

SCOUTING THE CONTINENTALS
Hamilton (5-8) has won four of its last six games following a 9-6 loss to Southern Maine in the second of two contests on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Daphne Assimakopoulos is batting .457 with five doubles and seven RBI, first-year Sophia Cerreta is hitting .389 with a pair of doubles and four RBI, and senior Hannah Staab enters the day with a .382 average and leads the Continentals with nine runs scored and eight RBI. The Hamilton pitching staff has a team ERA of 4.55 and has issued 59 walks in 83.0 innings.

SCOUTING THE BEAVERS
Babson (5-3) had its three-game winning streak snapped in an 8-0 loss to Hope in the second of two games on Tuesday. Sophomore Annie Quine is hitting .391 with three doubles, seven runs scored and four RBI, first-year Kayla Schinik is batting .348 with four runs scored and senior Leslie Moore checks in with a .308 average to go along with three extra-base hits, six runs scored and a team-high eight RBI. Junior Ali Reilly is 3-1 with a 1.11 ERA in five appearances, while first-year Brooke Stock has gone 2-2 with a 3.00 ERA and 22 strikeouts in 23.1 innings over four starts.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS
The Beavers have recorded 14 extra-base hits in their five wins this spring.

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