Bears' Softball Recap at South Mountain 2-23-17

Holmes' 3-run HR in 7th inning of Game 2 gives Bears thrilling DH sweep
Holmes' 3-run HR in 7th inning of Game 2 gives Bears thrilling DH sweep

ACCAC SOFTBALL-Final

(at SMCC Campus, Phoenix, AZ)

Game 1

                                      1  2  3  4  5  6  7                   R         H       E

(2) Phoenix                      0  2  0  6  0  3  7                  18       21       2

South Mountain                0  0  4  2  0  0  0                   6        11       5

Winning Pitcher:                                 Dustie Durham (6-0) (5 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 5 K, WP)

Losing Pitcher:                                   Bailey Coronado (2-5) (3 1/3 IP, 10 H, 8 R, 6 ER, 1 BB, 2 K, WP)

Save:                                                     NONE

Top Hitters: 

PHX:                       Brooke Breland:  4-5, 2-run HR, 2B, 3 R, 4 RBI; Amanda Preach:  4-5, 2B, SB, 2 R, 3 RBI

SM:                         Kourtney Pock:  3-4, 2 R; Emily Manhao:  2-3, 2-run HR, 2 R, 2 RBI

Game Notes:

-LOB:  PHX 7, SM 9

-6 Bears with 2 hits or more (Dustie Durham:  3-4, 2-run HR, 3 R, 2 RBI; Arryanna Bracamonte:  2-5, 2-run HR, 2 R, 2 RBI; Shelby Fusich:  2-5, 2B, 2 R, RBI; Alyssa Fernandez:  2-4, 2B, SB, R)

-PHX’s Samantha Rea:  solo HR in top of 4th inning

-HR in game:  PHX 3 (Durham, Rea, Bracamonte), SM 2 (Makalia Mason, Manhao)

-PHX’s starting pitcher Jordan Wehr:  2 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 3 K

-Wehr pitched to 4 SM hitters in bottom of 3rd inning

-PHX sent 11 to plate in top of 7th inning (2-run HR, 1 double, 7 singles, E)

-Pitchers used:  PHX 2 (Wehr, Durham), SM 2 (Turner, Megan Jesionowski)

Game 2

                                      1  2  3  4  5  6  7                   R         H        E

(2) Phoenix                      3  0  0  0  1  0  3                   7         9         1

South Mountain                2  0  2  0  2  0  0                   6         8         2

Winning Pitcher:                                 Stevie McLemore (3-2) (2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 3 ER, 0 BB, 4 K)

Losing Pitcher:                                   Tatumn Porras (0-1) (6 1/3 IP, 9 H, 7 R, 7 ER, 6 BB, 3 K, HB, WP)

Save:                                                     NONE

Top Hitters: 

PHX:                       Ryann Holmes:  3-4, 3-run HR, 2B, R, 3 RBI; Dustie Durham:  2-4, solo HR, 2B, 3 R, RBI

SM:                         Kourtney Pock:  3-4, 2-run HR, 2B, 3 R, 2 RBI; Tatumn Porras:  2-3, RBI

Game Notes:

-LOB:  PHX 7, SM 5

-Holmes’ HR in top of 7th inning was game-winner

-HR in game:  PHX 2 (Durham, Holmes), SM 2 (Porras, Emily Manhao)

-PHX’s starting pitcher Kiana Carr:  5 IP, 8 H, 6 R, 6 ER, 2 BB, 7 K

-Pitchers used:  PHX 2 (Carr, McLemore), SM 2 (Porras, Megan Jesionowski)

Records:

PHX:                          12-2 Overall, 10-2 ACCAC

SM:                6-10 Overall, 5-9 ACCAC

Coach’s Quote:

Heinz Mueller:  “We got the chance to play everyone, and had a ‘character game’ in Game 2.  Dustie and Stevie pitched well enough for the wins.  Our hitting was sporadic, but it did enough damage.”

PHX’s Next Game:  at Central Arizona (DH) Saturday Noon (Coolidge)

About Phoenix College

Phoenix College is one of the 10 colleges in the Maricopa County Community College District, one of the largest community college districts in the nation. Phoenix College offers academic courses leading to associate degrees, university transfer, certificates and short-term job training to more than 11,000 students annually.