ERIE, Pa. - The Gannon softball team earned a split with the Edinboro Fighting Scots in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) doubleheader action at Gannon University Field Sunday. The Fighting Scots rallied for a 12-5 win over the Lady Knights in game one with an eight-run sixth inning.
In the nightcap, the Lady Knights bounced back with a commanding 9-1 win over the Fighting Scots that was called in the sixth inning on a mercy rule. Snapping a five-game skid, the Lady Knights moved to 9-11 overall and 2-4 in PSAC action.
Only three Lady Knights recorded the team's seven combined hits in game one. Junior Jess Rectenwald went 3-for-3 with three runs scored and a double.
In game two, Rectenwald, a North Hills graduate, went for 4-for-4 in game two with three runs and a RB I. The junior finished the day 7-for-7 against the Fighting Scots along with six runs and one RBI.
(photo courtesy of Gannon University)