Softball Wins Twice On Day Two At Eckerd College Tournament

CLEARWATER, Fla.—The Barry softball team got back on the winning track with a pair of wins at the Eckerd College Invitational on Saturday, beating West Florida 1-0 and Sunshine State Conference rival Lynn 5-1.

Natalia Ojeda led the Bucs (6-2) with two runs scored and 11 assists on the infield in the two games. Alyssa Goldsmith went three for five with a double and two walks and drove in two.

In the first game, Brianna Smith (3-1) tossed a two-hit shutout and struck out seven in beating the Argonauts 1-0. Ojeda drew a lead-off walk and scored on a single by Goldsmith in the third and Smith made the run stand up

Jordan Ratliff (1-2) took the loss for the Argos (2-5). She allowed just the one run on five hits and a walk in six innings and struck out two.

In the second game, Ojeda again got the offense rolling, singling to lead off the third inning and coming in on a bases-loaded walk  by Goldsmith. Ojeda added an RBI single in the fourth.

Alexis Yohe (2-1) went the distance for the win. She scattered seven hits and two walks and struck out seven.

Kasey Murray (0-4) was tagged with the loss for the Knights (0-8). She worked two innings and face four batters in the third, allowing

Barry 1, West Florida 0 (02/11/12 at Clearwater, FL)
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West Florida........ 000 000 0 -  0  2  0      (2-5)
Barry............... 001 000 X -  1  5  0      (5-2)
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Pitchers: West Florida - Jordan Ratliff and Tiffany Duncan. Barry - Brianna Smith and Kayla Monroy.
Win-Brianna Smith(3-1)  Loss-Jordan Ratliff(1-2)  T-1:21  A-53
Weather: bleak 

Barry 5, Lynn 1 (02/11/12 at Clearwater, FL)
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Barry............... 001 210 1 -  5 11  1      (6-2)
Lynn................ 000 100 0 -  1  7  1      (0-8)
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Pitchers: Barry - Alexis Yohe and Kayla Monroy. Lynn - Kasey Murray; Missy Montgomery(3) and Lauren Garceau.
Win-Alexis Yohe(2-1)  Loss-Kasey Murray(0-4)  T-2:00  A-61
Weather: stark
Murray faced 4 batters in the 3rd.