Softball: Raiders Travel to Grove City Thursday for Non-Conference Match- Up

Brooke Cox (Photo By: Mark Kramer)
Brooke Cox (Photo By: Mark Kramer)

ALLIANCE, Ohio- Mount Union's women's softball team travels to Grove City (Pa.) Thursday, March 17 in a non-conference double header starting at 3:30 pm.

What: Mount Union (8-6) vs. Grove City (Pa.) (0-0)

When: Thursday, March 17 at 3:30 pm & 5:30 pm

Where: Margaret Sagan Field- Delaware, Ohio

Game Preview:

The Purple Raiders went 8-6 after traveling to Clermont, Fla. For their Spring Break trip.

Leading the team is sophomore Brittany Baitt (Painsville/Riverside) hitting a .500 batting average with 48 at bats and 24 hits. Sophomore Jordan Kramer (Mentor/Mentor) is close behind hitting a .475 having 40 at bats and 16 hits.

On the mound for the Raiders, junior Allie Scali (Parma/Parma) is leading with 46 strikeouts and 53.0 innings pitched. Senior Erin Simmons (Suffied/Field) is 4-0 for Mount Union with 29 strikeouts and 29.0 innings pitched.

Grove City (Pa.) plays their first game tonight, March 16 against Penn State Beaver. 

Up Next:

Mount Union hosts Ohio Wesleyan for their home opener in a non-conference double header Sunday, Mar. 20 starting at 1:00 p.m.