Softball Falls Twice, 12-1

San Jose-The Spartan softball team was swept by Boise State, 12-1 in six inning and 12-1, Saturday afternoon in a Western Athletic Conference doubleheader at SJSU Field. 

 

In game one, San Jose State got just four hits, two from Annica Wolfe.  The team's only run came in the sixth inning when Sadie Coenen doubled to right center to score Britney Helm who had singled just prior to Coenen.

 

The Spartans then got just five hits in the second game, and Boise State used an eight-run seventh inning to break the game open. 

 

Jacqueline Zepeda was 2-for-2 at the plate in the second game, while Coenen drove in the only Spartan run in the fifth inning as she reached on a fielder's choice to score pinch runner Lauren Shanks.

 

San Jose State is now 14-23 on the year and 1-5 in the WAC.

 

The Spartans continue at home next week with four games.  The team hosts UC Davis Wednesday afternoon for a single game beginning at 3 p.m.  San Jose State then hosts Utah State for a three-game WAC series beginning with a single game Friday at 3 p.m.  The two teams play a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 12 p.m.

 

WAC Games

SJSU Field

 

Boise State            12            San Jose State            1            6 innings

Boise State                        023            115            --            12            15            0

San Jose State                        0000            001            --              1              4            1

Zell and Harvey.  Fox, Molina (3), Gutierrez (5) and Schatz.  WP - Zell (7-1).  LP - Fox (3-11).  HR - Sweeney (BS).  2B - Bourke, Whyte, Harvey, Weatherly (BS); Coenen (SJS).  3 hits - Bourke, Harvey (BS).  2 hits - Calpan, Crump, Bridges (BS); Wolfe (SJS).  3 RBI - Caplan (BS).  2 RBI - Bourke, Sweeney (BS).    Records - Boise state 20-13, 4-1; San Jose State 14-22, 1-4.

 

Boise State            12            San Jose State            1

Boise State                        100            201            8            --            12            15            1

San Jose State                        000            010            0            --              1              5            2

Crump, Work (5) and Harvey and Yurek.  Ames, Fox (7) and Schatz and J. Garcia.  WP - Crump (10-5).  LP - Ames (6-10).  Save - Work (6).  HR - Whyte, Bridges, Capobianco (BS).  2B - Bourke, Sweeney, Harvey (BS); Zepeda (SJS).  3 hits - Whyte (BS).  2 hits - Bourke, Capobianco, Harvey, Weatherly (BS); Zepeda (SJS).  6 RBI - Whyte (BS).  2 RBI - Bourke (BS).  Records - Boise Sate 21-13, 5-1; San Jose State 14-23, 1-5.

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