Monday, April 18, 2016

Softball: UIS sweeps Miners

Amanda Gosbeth scored on a bases-loaded walk in the second inning and the University of Illinois Springfield beat Missouri S&T 1-0 in the second game of a Great Lakes Valley Conference doubleheader at the Land of Lincoln Complex.

Rachel Goff drew the bases-loaded walk off Courtney Jackson.

Jackson walked three and struck out five in six innings for the Miners (13-32 overall, 3-12 in GLVC). She allowed two hits.

UIS’ Jaycee Craver gave up two hits and earned the win with five strikeouts and one walk in seven innings.

Brittany Miller’s grand slam in the second inning sent UIS to an 8-0 victory in the opener.

The wins were reported by The State Journal-Register on April 17, 2016.

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