FROSTBURG, Md. -
Frostburg State registered just four hits on the afternoon as it dropped a pair of games to visiting Pitt-Bradford Sunday afternoon at Bobcat Field.
FSU (15-13, 9-5 AMCC) lost game one, 1-0, after allowing an unearned run in the fourth inning. In the nightcap, UPB (26-4, 11-1 AMCC) needed only five innings to win 8-0, after scoring a pair of runs in each of the first four innings.
Brittany McLean singled to lead off the fourth inning for the Panthers. Two batters later, Keelan Holt, reached on an error and advanced to second while McLean scored from first on the error to give the visitors a 1-0 lead.
Both teams recorded just one hit the rest of the ballgame, as UPB earned the victory.
Senior Jen Cook (Cresaptown, Md./Allegany) tossed all 7.0 innings for the Bobcats. She allowed three hits and two walks while striking out nine. Sophomore Amanda Baldwin (Baltimore, Md./North County) led the team with two hits.
In the nightcap, Pitt-Bradford used 10 hits to plate eight runs while holding Frostburg State to just one hit.
Michelle Kushner gave the Panthers the early 2-0 lead in the first with a two-run single. In the second, UPB used an error and Michelle Pushinsky sacrifice bunt to score two more runs and take a 4-0 lead.
After two more runs in the third, the Panthers closed out the scoring with RBIs from McLean and Kushner.
Senior Bethany Seyler (Walkersville, Md./Walkersville) took the loss throwing 3.0 innings, giving up six runs on eight hits. Freshman Kaitlyn Wagner (Leesburg, Va./Loudoun County) recorded the only Bobcat hit in the bottom of the fifth inning.
FSU returns to action on Tuesday when it travels to Penn State Altoona for a doubleheader at 1:00 pm.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303