N. MANCHESTER, IND. --
Manchester College improved to 5-5 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic
Conference softball play with a 13-1 and 12-7 sweep over
Rose-Hulman on Sunday.
In the nightcap, Manchester scored six times
in the second and three times in the fourth and sixth frames to
hold off Rose-Hulman's offensive effort.
Sophomore Brianne Widmoyer
(Elkhart/Central) led the Rose-Hulman offense with three
hits in game two.
Freshman Mary Schultz (Harrison,
Ohio) slapped a double among two hits with one run and one
RBI. Freshman Allison Bowman (Fort
Wayne/Snider) added two singles and two RBIs, with senior
Kyla Lutz (Tennyson/Boonville) recording two hits
and two RBI.
Senior Allison Faber (St. Louis,
Mo./Cor Jesu Academy) contributed a double and scored
In the opener, Manchester scored six times
in the third and five times in the fourth to secure the
win. Faber finished 2-2 at the
plate with a double and one run for the Engineers.
Rose-Hulman stands 10-18 overall and 3-7 in
league play, while Manchester improved to 14-18 and 5-5 in
conference games. The Engineers host Franklin College in a
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference twinbill on Tuesday at