Sting Fall to Hawks

Sting Fall to Hawks

The Seneca Sting (3-16) dropped the first game of their double header against the Humber Hawks (11-6) 14-0.

The Sting held the visiting Hawks to just two runs through three innings, but a pair of errors in the fourth inning blew the game wide open the for the Hawks. Sam MacCallum drew a one-out walk and gave the Hawks a 3-0 lead on a single by Sarah Franchetto. Franchetto's single was misplayed in the outfield, allowing MacCallum to pick up two additional bases and Franchetto moved to second base. Franchetto would score on a two-out single by Kyra Gay as Gay advanced to second on a misplayed ball by the Sting centerfielder.

The Hawks would add two more runs in the fifth inning, three in the sixth inning and five in the seventh inning to complete the scoring.

Brianna Bader had two of the Sting's three hits, going 2-for-3. Jasmin Namnama was 1-for-3. On the mound, Bader allowed 16 hits, 8 earned runs 5 walks and struck out 2 batters.

All nine Hawks batters recorded at least a hit. Franchetto topped the Hawks with a 3-for-5 performance, including an RBI. Bonnie Gillingham went 2-for-4 with a pair of runs scored and 4 RBIs. Rachel Matheson-Green recorded the win, allowing 3 hits over 6 innings with 1 walk and 4 strike outs.