Softball Downs Dawson
Hardine picks up both wins. In a non-conference doubleheader, Yavapai won two games over the visiting Dawson Community College, MT, 18-0 and 7-3. Yavapai is now 19-1 overall.
Britinie Hardine pitched started both games and got both victories from the circle. In the first game the Wilcox, AZ pitched all five innings in the run-rule shortened game. She struck out seven batters and only allowed three hits. Four YC hitters connected for three hits each; Caitlin Stangl, Ana Castillo, Sam Roskopf and Kelli Fisher.
In the nightcap, Hardine pitched the first two innings surrendering no runs and Audrey Workman finished the game to record the save. The lanky righthander struck out eight Dawson batters. Stangl collected three more hits from the plate and Roskopf had two hits including two doubles and two runs batted in.
The Roughriders travel to South Mountain Community College on Tuesday, February 24th for an afternoon doubleheader. Earlier in the season, YC blanked the Cougars 8-0. The first pitch will be thrown at 2:00 PM.