POUGHKEEPSIE, NY - Marist swept the Peacocks softball team on Sunday afternoon at the Softball Park at Gartland Field.The Peacocks dropped the first game 9-1 and the second 9-0.
"We are playing decent defense but couldn't match Marist's bats today," said head coach Chris Stelma.
The Peacocks scored their lone run in the top of the fifth. Guevara singled to the pitcher then later advanced to second base off a sac fly by Barbara Verrastro. Schieler Collins doubled down to right field and Guevara reached home to score, 6-1. The Red Foxes kept a strong lead and won the game, 9-1.
The Peacocks return home and host two doubleheaders back to back. On Wednesday, May 2 the team will play a doubleheader series against conference member, the Manhattan Jaspers. The following day the team will hosts non-conference member, Coppin St. on Wednesday, May 3. Both matchups are scheduled to start at 2 p.m.