Softball Wins Two at Onondaga CC

The women’s softball team won both games in their doubleheader at Onondaga CC on Monday April 14, 2008.

The Lady Cougars, who were led by pitcher Laura Olcott (Ticonderoga, NY), won their first game 7-2. Olcott pitched a great game with nine strike-outs and only allowed two hits. Freshmen, Julie Joyce (Pemrboke, NY) and Juli Rushton (Fergus, ONT), also had strong performances at the plate for Genesee. Joyce went 2-4 and had 1 RBI while Rushton went 2-3 and had 2 RBIs.

In the second game of the doubleheader, Genesee shutout Onondaga, 13-0, behind the strong pitching of Jenn Turner (Batavia, NY). Turner had three strike-outs during the shutout and only allowed two hits. Four players produced offensively for the Lady Cougars: Jami Chatt (Oakfield, NY) (3-4), Joyce (2-4), Jerrica McAndrew (Ellicottville, NY) (2-4), and Christina Vega (New York, NY) (2-3).

The Lady Cougars play Finger Lakes CC today at home with the doubleheader beginning at 3:00pm.