The Penn State Behrend softball team scored 23 runs on 31 hits in a double-header against Pitt-Bradford. Against La Roche, the Lions scored a run in every inning but the first, winning the nightcap 6-0.
The college’s baseball, volleyball, tennis, golf, water polo and track and field teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights:
Medaille 4, Penn State Behrend 3
Penn State Behrend 5, Medaille 2
Penn State Behrend 7, Waynesburg 6
Waynesburg 15, Penn State Behrend 6
Penn State Behrend 3, Muskingum 2
Justin Rohrer, a senior from Harrisburg, pitched a complete game against Medaille, striking out 12 batters and allowing just four hits.
Penn State Behrend 9, Pitt-Bradford 6
Penn State Behrend 14, Pitt-Bradford 4
Penn State Behrend 8, La Roche 1
Penn State Behrend 6, La Roche 0
The Lions scored 23 runs on 31 hits in a double-header against Pitt-Bradford. Alexa Bupp, a junior from Warren, hit a grand slam in the top of the ninth inning.
Penn State Behrend 3, Medaille 0
The Lions had never beaten Medaille. The team ended its season winning seven of its final 10 matches.
Penn State Behrend 9, Pitt-Bradford 0
Franciscan 7, Penn State Behrend 2
Two of the three doubles matches against Franciscan were decided by tiebreaker games. The Lions lost both. The team is seeded No. 2 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference tournament, which begins April 22.
Women’s water polo
Monmouth 9, Penn State Behrend 7
Macalester 11, Penn State Behrend 6
Connecticut College 6, Penn State Behrend 4
Penn State Behrend 11, Utica 6
Carthage 14, Penn State Behrend 8
Lauren Wood, a sophomore from Vernon Hills, Ill., scored three goals and added an assist in the loss to Carthage. Goalie Kara Stegmann, a senior from Harleysville, made 10 saves.
Men’s track and field
Mitchell Obenrader, a senior from Fryburg, won the shot put at the John Homon Open, hosted by the University of Mount Union. He threw a distance of 16.84 meters. Luke Patten, a senior from West Middlesex, won the pole vault, clearing a height of 4.81 meters.
Women’s track and field
Rachel Pell, a junior from Elizabeth, won the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:04.49 – a school record – at the John Homon Open, hosted by the University of Mount Union. With teammates Paige Allen, Ashlyn Carlsson and Haley Yenchik, she also won the 4x100 relay.
Fourth (of nine teams) at the Carnegie Mellon University Spring Shootout
Sean Sculley, a junior from Waterford, finished seventh with an overall score of 150. Ryan Matlock, a junior from Erie, was eighth, with a score of 151.
Scores, results and updates for Penn State Behrend athletics are posted at psblions.com.