Penn State Behrend softball players celebrate a win

Penn State Behrend's softball team clinched the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference regular-season title with a two-game sweep of Franciscan.

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Behrend softball team clinches conference regular-season title

ERIE, Pa. — Penn State Behrend’s softball team clinched the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference regular-season championship with a two-game sweep of Franciscan. The team will host the AMCC championship tournament, which begins May 3.

The college’s baseball and tennis teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights:

Baseball

Penn State Behrend 9, Mount Aloysius 4

Penn State Behrend 22, Mount Aloysius 12

La Roche 5, Penn State Behrend 2

La Roche 13, Penn State Behrend 4

Penn State Behrend 12, D’Youville 0

Penn State Behrend 22, D’Youville 8

Mount Aloysius used 10 pitchers in the nightcap. The Lions scored 16 runs in the game’s final three innings.

Softball

Penn State Behrend 10, Franciscan 2

Penn State Behrend 2, Franciscan 1

Penn State Behrend 13, Hilbert 5

Penn State Behrend 10, Hilbert 3

Katie Gozzard, a senior from Pittsburgh, hit a solo home run in the first inning of the opener against Hilbert. She added a two-run homer in the third.

Men’s tennis

Franciscan 5, Penn State Behrend 1

Mitchell May, a freshman from Erie, and Brett McFarland, a senior from Austinburg, Ohio, won at No. 1 doubles.

Scores, results and updates for Penn State Behrend athletics are posted at psblions.com.

Contacts: 

Robb Frederick

Assistant director, news and information, Penn State Behrend

Work Phone: 
814-898-6063
Cell Phone: 
814-464-5608

Jill Yamma

Sports information director, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College

Work Phone: 
814-898-6322