Tough Start Dooms Sting

Tough Start Dooms Sting

The Seneca Sting (3-17) gave up 2 runs in each of the first three innings to the Humber Hawks (12-6), falling 15-2 in 5 innings.

After falling behind 6-0, the Sting responded in the bottom of the third inning with a pair of runs as Jasmin Namnama and Amanda Van de Graaf crossed the plate.

The excitement subsided quickly as the Hawks added five runs in the top of the fourth inning and four more in the top of the fifth inning to complete the scoring.

Van de Graaf led the Sting, going 2-for-3 while Namnama, Brianna Bader, Madelene Chiarotto, Brooklyn Armstrong, Chantal Gendron and Nicole Pound each recorded a hit for the Sting. Chiarotto secured the lone RBI. On the mound, Gendron gave up 14 hits, 9 earned runs, 3 walks and struck out 2 batters.

Sarah Franchetto paced the Hawks at the plate, going 3-for-4, scoring 3 runs and recording 2 RBIs. Elisa Gregoris went 2-for-4 with 1 run scored and 4 RBIs while Terah Camilleri was 2-for-3 at the plate with a run scored and 4 RBIs. Myranda Pierson picked up the win for the Hawks, allowed 8 hits, 2 runs 3 walks and striking out 8 over 5 innings.