CLERMONT, FLA. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
dropped decisions of 8-1 to Wartburg and 8-0 to Adrian in the 2012
softball season openers on Monday.
Against Wartburg, freshman Jessica
Ahlborn (Houghton, Mich.) scored the lone Engineer run on
an RBI single by freshman Samantha Springer (Irving,
Texas/Parish Episcopal). Ahlborn reached first
on a walk and advanced to second after sophomore Jenna
Martinek (Troy, Mich./Troy Buchnan) also
In the second game, Springer and junior Brianne Widmoyer
(Elkhart/Central) led the offensive effort with
singles. Widmoyer allowed no earned runs in a complete game
in the pitching circle with two strikeouts.
Rose-Hulman returns to action against Augustana and Capital
beginning at 1 on Tuesday.