Kelly Nader (4-6) was the
winning pitcher for the Lynx, giving up just one earned run in the
second game. She had a pair of strikeouts and walked one, while
giving up three hits.
LC had three triples in the contest,
with Katie Meikle, Beth Smith and Ashley Shaw collecting one each.
Smith finished the game with four hits in four trips to the plate,
while Shaw and Norissa Stetter had three hits each. Nicole Dearing
and Erin Kuta each had two hits.
"We played the way we are capable of
playing when we put forth a great effort. It was nice to see us
bounce back after we gave away the first game in the fourth inning
when we made three errors and gave up four walks," said Lincoln
coach John Andrews. "Kelly pitched a great game for us."
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Spoon River scored eight times in the
fourth inning to overcome a 6-1 lead by the Lady Lynx. Amanda
Chrisos (5-6) was the losing pitcher, allowing six hits, five earned
runs, four walks and three strikeouts. Stetter had three hits to
lead the Lynx, while Smith and Christie Frasco had two each.
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