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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Saturday, March 21, 2009
RESULTS VS. COKER COLLEGE (2009-03-21 00:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer University Falcons swept the Cobras of Coker College on Saturday in a Conference Carolinas softball double-header. Pfeiffer forced game one to nine innings before scoring the final run to end the game 3-2 with the Pfeiffer advantage. In game two the Falcons scored in the fourth inning while keeping Coker scoreless to win 1-0. Pfeiffer improves to 16-10 overall and 4-4 in conference play, while the Cobras move to 11-12 overall and 3-5 in the conference.
Game One – Pfeiffer 3, Coker 2
Game one kept fans on the edge of their seats with the first seven innings remaining scoreless. Coker finally got on the board in the top of the eighth when Anna Oswald singled scoring Casey Plummer (Hartsville, SC) and Whitney Wallett (Shermans Dale, PA).
Pfeiffer responded in the bottom of the inning with two runs of its own. Junior Ranzy York (Milton-Freewater, OR) slammed a homerun over the left center fence and sent Bryttny Kreshka (Roseburg, OR) to home plate. Kreshka was pinch running for Sarah Moore (Reidsville, NC) who started the inning on second base due to international tiebreaker rules.
Pfeiffer held Coker scoreless in the ninth and managed to score the game-winner in the bottom of the inning. Martina Bullard (Godwin, NC) started the inning on second and advanced to third after a Kylee Nichols (McMinville, OR) single. Bullard then ran home for the final score after tagging up on a fly to right field.
Pfeiffer tallied nine hits in the first game, while Coker marked five. York led the Falcons with the game-tying home run that gave her two RBIs. She was 1-2 at the plate. York also pitched the full nine innings giving up five hits and two runs. She marked five strike outs.
The Cobras were led by Anna Oswald (Lexington, SC) who was 1-4 at the plate and tallied both of Coker’s RBIs. Shelly Catlett (Orangeburg, SC) took the loss for the Cobras pitching 8.1 innings giving up nine hits and three runs. Catlett had 10 strike outs.
Game Two – Pfeiffer 1, Coker 0
Game two proved to be another tight game with tough pitching. Pfeiffer scored the only run of the game in the fourth inning with zero outs when Nichols reached on an error then advanced to second. Stephanie Bethea (Greensboro, NC) singled and advanced to second while scoring Nichols.
Pfeiffer tallied two hits in game two while Coker managed three. Leading the Falcons was Bethea who was 1-2 with the game-winning RBI. Nichols went 1-3 and had the only run of the game. Allison Braswell (Asheboro, NC) pitched the full seven innings giving up three hits and zero runs. She marked nine strike outs.
Oswald was 2-3 at the plate for the Cobras. Becky Dillon (West Palm Beach, FL) pitched six innings giving up two hits and one run. She had one strike out.
Pfeiffer returns to the diamond on Sunday for a conference double-header versus Mount Olive College. First pitch is scheduled for 2:00 PM.The Automated ScoreBook Coker College at Pfeiffer University (Game 2) Mar 21, 2009 at Misenheimer, NC (Jack Ingram Field) Coker College 0 (11-12,3-5) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Rogers rf................ 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 Wallett cf............... 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 Owens ss................. 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 Oswald 3b................ 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 Bragg 1b................. 3 0 0 0 0 1 8 0 2 Klees c.................. 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 Plummer ph.............. 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Coleman lf............... 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 Dillon p................. 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 NelsonAbbott 2b.......... 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 Totals................... 24 0 3 0 0 9 18 9 3 Pfeiffer University 1 (16-10,4-4) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Nichols, Kylee 2b........ 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 Bethea, Stephanie cf..... 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 Bullard, Martina dh...... 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Waldon, Brittany lf...... 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 York, Ranzy rf........... 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Fleming, Shelby 1b....... 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 Wagner, Andrea pr....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Moore, Sarah ss.......... 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 McNeill, Megan c......... 2 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 Nobles, Heather 3b....... 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 Braswell, Allison p...... 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Totals................... 19 1 2 1 1 1 21 10 3 Score by Innings R H E ----------------------------------------- Coker College....... 000 000 0 - 0 3 1 Pfeiffer University. 000 100 X - 1 2 0 ----------------------------------------- E - Coleman. DP - COKER 1. LOB - COKER 3; Falcons 3. HBP - Fleming, S. SH - Bethea, S. Coker College IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Dillon.............. 6.0 2 1 0 1 1 19 22 Pfeiffer University IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Braswell, Allison... 7.0 3 0 0 0 9 24 24 Win - Braswell, A. Loss - Dillon. Save - None. HBP - by Dillon (Fleming, S). Umpires - Start: 3:15 PM Time: 1:10 Attendance: 50 Game: SOFT15 Play-by-Play The Automated ScoreBook Coker College at Pfeiffer University (Game 2) - Play-by-Play Mar 21, 2009 at Misenheimer, NC (Jack Ingram Field) Score by Innings R H E ----------------------------------------- Coker College....... 000 000 0 - 0 3 1 Pfeiffer University. 000 100 X - 1 2 0 ----------------------------------------- Coker College starters: 5/rf Rogers; 16/cf Wallett; 6/ss Owens; 18/3b Oswald; 44/1b Bragg; 8/c Klees; 3/lf Coleman; 4/p Dillon; 12/2b NelsonAbbott; Pfeiffer University starters: 2/2b Nichols, K; 16/cf Bethea, S; 24/dh Bullard, M; 14/lf Waldon, B; 1/rf York, R; 11/1b Fleming, S; 9/ss Moore, S; 12/c McNeill, M; 8/3b Nobles, H; 10/p Braswell, A; Coker College 1st - Rogers struck out. Wallett struck out. Owens singled. Oswald singled; Owens advanced to second. Bragg grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 1st - Nichols, K grounded out to p. Bethea, S grounded out to 2b. Bullard, M flied out to lf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Coker College 2nd - Klees struck out. Coleman grounded out to 3b. Dillon struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 2nd - Waldon, B lined out to ss. York, R flied out to ss. Fleming, S grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Coker College 3rd - NelsonAbbott struck out. Rogers grounded out to p. Wallett struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 3rd - Moore, S grounded out to ss. McNeill, M grounded out to 3b. Nobles, H flied out to lf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Coker College 4th - Owens grounded out to ss. Oswald singled. Bragg struck out. Klees flied out to 1b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 4th - Nichols, K reached on an error by lf, advanced to second. Bethea, S singled, advanced to second, RBI; Nichols, K scored, unearned. Bullard, M grounded out to ss. Waldon, B struck out. York, R flied out to rf. 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Coker College 5th - Coleman grounded out to 3b. Dillon flied out to p. NelsonAbbott grounded out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 5th - Fleming, S hit by pitch. Wagner, A pinch ran for Fleming, S. Moore, S flied out to p. McNeill, M lined into double play 3b to 1b; Wagner, A out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Coker College 6th - Fleming, S to 1b for Wagner, A. Rogers out at first 2b to c. Wallett struck out. Owens grounded out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 6th - Nobles, H walked. Nichols, K singled, bunt; Nobles, H advanced to second. Bethea, S grounded out to 3b, SAC, bunt; Nichols, K advanced to second; Nobles, H advanced to third. Bullard, M flied out to lf. Waldon, B out at first 2b to c. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Coker College 7th - Oswald grounded out to 3b. Bragg grounded out to ss. Plummer pinch hit for Klees. Plummer struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.