Oles drop a pair
March 27, 2013
CLERMONT, Fla. - The St. Olaf softball team lost twice on Wednesday, dropping an 11-2 game to Fontbonne before an 8-0 decision to UW-Whitewater.
Fontbonne 11, St. Olaf 2
Jessica Wilson and Becca Walz had three hits each for St. Olaf, but Fontbonne put together three multi-run innings to defeat St. Olaf in six innings.
The Glixman sisters -- Cassandra and Danielle -- went a combined 5-for-8 with six RBIs for Fontbonne (9-8).
UW-Whitewater 8, St. Olaf 0
The Warhawks (10-0) had 11 hits and limited the Oles to four baserunners, on two hits and two walks, in the five-inning run-rule game.
Amanda Mertes went 3-for-3 and Morgan Kirsh 2-for-3 with a homer for Whitewater.
Wilson and Natalie Mironov had the two hits for St. Olaf.
St. Olaf plays twice on Friday to conclude its 10-game trip in Florida. The Oles are scheduled to open MIAC play on Tuesday at Gustavus Adolphus College.