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March 29, 2014

Ashford splits home twinbill


"Brittnee getting that hit was big for us; she's got ice in her veins," Jannusch said. "The situation doesn't bother her. She's great by example that way."

Jannusch had the opportunity to wave Hair all the way around from first base, but the fourth-year coach decided against it.

"In hindsight, I think we may have had a shot with the second baseman holding up there for a second," he said. "You don't want to take an out away from your team and all of a sudden, you have big sticks coming up. We weren't in the worst situation there, though."

Ashford returns home Wednesday against AIB.


Clarke 100 00 — 1 1 2

Ashford 146 1X — 12 14 1

Lauren Akre (3 ip, 13 h, 11 r, 8 er, 3 bb, 1 so), Kasey Stenger (1 ip, 1 h, 1 r, 1 er, 2 bb, 7 so) and Kayla O'Brien. Nicole Schmidt (5 ip, 1 h, 1 r, 1 er, 2 bb, 7 so) and Shelby Hobelman. Mutliple hits — Ashford, Allie Klasen 2, Alex Bitto 2, Kalyn Ohlemeyer 2, Taylor Ellestad 2. HR — Ashford, Brittnee Dobbs. RBIs — Clarke, Tallakson; Ashford, Ohlemeyer 3, Dobbs 3, Klasen, Natalia Reynoso, Bitto, Nicole Interrante, Siera Spahiu.


Clarke 103 000 0 — 4 12 1

Ashford 100 002 0 — 3 6 0

Jordan Albrecht (6 ip, 6 h, 3 r, 2 er, 4 bb, 5 so) Kasey Stenger (1 ip, 0 h, 0 r, 0 bb, 2 so) and Maribeth Vasquez. Nicole Roth (3 ip, 8 h, 4 r, 4 er, 2 bb, 2 so), Schmidt (4 ip, 4 h, 0 r, 0er, 0 bb, 4 so) and Hobelman. Mutiple hits — Clarke, Sonia Colavita 3, Kasey Stenger 3, Krista Fiorini 2, Tallakson 2; Ashford, Hobelman 2. 2B — Clarke, Colavita, Fiorini; Ashford, Hobelman 2, Dobbs. RBIs — Clarke, Colavita 2, Nauman, Tallakson; Ashford, Dobbs 2, Bitto.

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