JERSEY, NJ - The Saint Peter's University softball team dropped a doubleheader to Marist Saturday evening at the Jaroschak Field. The Peacocks fell 9-5 in the first game and 14-2 in the second. The Peacock's overall record drops to 3-29 and their MAAC record is 1-10.
"They are truly dedicated to turning our program in the right direction and are noticeably on their way to becoming a dominate team," said head coach Chris Stelma.
In the top of the second the Red Foxes scored a run followed by another run in the top of the third and the sixth leading the Peacocks 3-0.
In the bottom of the sixth, Nicole Feoli singled pushing Sanchez to third and Georgia Verrastro scored, cutting the deficit to 3-1. Brianna Hutchinson singled advancing Feoli to second allowing Sanchez to score, making it 3-2. Sam Storms singled leading to an RBI, advancing Feoli home, which tied the game at 3-3. While bases were loaded Tiffany Ramsey got hit by a pitch which sent Storms to across home, giving the Peacocks a 4-3 lead. Verrastro then singled to advance Schieler Collins to second and Guevara to third pushing Candice Koch home. The Peacocks led the Red Foxes 5-3.
In the final inning, Marist jumped back in the lead with six runs to win the game 9-5.
Tiffany Lambert pitched three inning along with two strikeouts and allowed five hits. Sam Storms led the squad with two RBI's including a home run.
Marist jumped to the Lead to score six runs. In the bottom of the first, Storms hit a homer for two RBI's cutting the deficit to 6-2.
The Peacocks were unable to score anymore runs as Marist scored eight more runs to take the lead and win at 14-2.
Next upThe Peacocks will host Monmouth in a doubleheader matchup on April 29th. The first game will start promptly at 1pm.