George Mason Blanks Rhody, 4-0, in Second Game of Doubleheader

George Mason Blanks Rhody, 4-0, in Second Game of Doubleheader

How it Happened
Rhode Island (9-11, 1-1 Atlantic10) could not get any offense going as it fell 4-0 at George Mason in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader.

After nearly being no-hit in the first game of the day, George Mason (12-10, 1-1 A-10) came out hot in the bottom of the first inning. With two outs and a runners on first and second, Samantha Zaccari singled to drove in McKenzie Jones. Victoria Webster followed with a two-run single to give the Patriots an early 3-0 lead. George Mason added an insurance run in the fifth inning when Brooke Sullivan and Zaccari hit back-to-back doubles.

Inside the Box Score:

  • Lauren Klepchick doubled and singled to extend her hitting streak to four games. After not having an extra-base hit through her first 14 games of the season, Klepchick has doubled in three straight games.
  • Kylie Shivery, Taylor Archer and Marylynn Muldowney each singled once.
  • Ali Summers was hit by a pitch and has now reached base safely in 12 straight games. It was her team-high third time getting plunked this season.
  • George Mason starter Marina Vitalich went the distance, striking out seven with no walks while scattering five hits.

Stat of the Game
.000 –
Rhode Island batted .000 (0-for-7) with runners in scoring position.

What's Next

Rhode Island and George Mason close out the series with a single game Sunday at noon.