Rebel Spring Games
Softball splits in day two of Rebel Games
By Ben Risinger, sports information director
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - The Bluffton University softball team (3-1) defeated KeanUniversity 3-0 and dropped their second game of the day to Saint Francis 4-3.
In game two Bluffton found themselves tied 3-3 late in the game, but lost the contest
when St. Francis scored a lone run in the top of the seventh inning. Bluffton failed
to score in the bottom half of the inning to pick up the loss 4-3. Senior Michelle Pleiman (Yorkshire/Minster) connected on a double for the Beavers only extra base hit. Betts
posted eight strikeouts on the mound in the second game.
The Beavers will face Maryville ( ) and Muskingum ( ) on Friday in their final day of the Rebel Spring Games.
Bluffton 000 000 0 - 3 8 2
Kean 000 000 0 - 0 2 0
B - Betts and Pleiman. K - Gardiner and Lanza
2B - Lange
St. Francis 002 010 1 - 4 6 0
Bluffton 210 000 0 - 3 9 3
B - Betts and Pleiman. SF - Blasdel and McClauchin
2B - Pleiman