Greensboro College Monday Sports Wrap

Pride women’s basketball going to Kentucky The Greensboro College women’s basketball team will play Thomas
More in the first round of the 2008 NCAA tournament.

The Pride (21-7) will play the hosts on Friday at 7:30 p.m. One of three unbeaten teams in the 63 team field, the Saints are 28-0 and hail from the President’s Athletic Conference. Thomas More is in Kentucky, just South of Cincinnati, Ohio.

The winner faces the victor of Piedmont (24-3) and Oglethopre (23-5) on Saturday.

Greensboro College is making its third post season appearance in the last four years. GC won the USA South regular season and tournament championship.

Baseball Sweeps DH vs. Lake Erie
-Game one: GC 17, Lake Erie 1
Tyler O’Neill had a monster game at the plate for GC, which had 20 hits in the contest. O’Neill went 3-5 with 5 RBI and 2 runs. His second inning home run went high over the left field Pepsi sign at War Memorial Stadium.
Travis Brewer also had 3 hits for GC. Jacob Tomb, Kyle Bolick, Dan Poindexter and Jeff Guerrie all had multiple hits for the home team.
Kit Mock pitched a complete game (7 innings) for GC.

-Game two: GC 8, Lake Erie 4
Starter Josh Hones tossed the first 5 innings and picked up his first collegiate win. Greg Allen threw 2 innings of hitless relief for The Pride.
Dan Poindexter collected 3 hits to lead The Pride offense. Jacob Tomb, Anthony Corona and Richard Fee all had 2 hits. GC had 13 hits in the game.

GC record 12-7; Streak W2; Up next vs. Lynchburg, 3/6, 3 p.m.

Greensboro Womens Softball got off to a strong start winning both games it played on Monday in California.
-GC 9, Bethany, Ca. 0 (5 innings)
The Pride scored 6 runs sent 10 batters to the plate in the first inning. Jessica Clack and Meagan Knight both had 2 hits for The Pride.
Stacie Patterson hurled the shutout and scattered 3 hits in the game.

GC 9, Thoma More 8 (8 innings)
GC held off Thomas More 9-8 in an 8 inning game.The Pride scored 3 runs in the top of the 8th and held the Saints to 2 in the bottom of the inning.
Jessica Clack kept her hot bat. She was 3-5 with a triple and 3 RBI for GC. Ashley Pennington was 2-4 with 2 RBI for GC.
Erica Brown pitched the last 5 1/3 innings and got the win. She allowed 5 runs but just one was earned.

GC record 4-3-1; Streak W2; Up next Wed., March 5 vs. Thomas More (KY), 10:45 am PST; vs Chapman, 1:00 pm PST
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–Hilton Head, S.C. — Carrie Pacfiico and Michelle Lemons won in singles and The Pride’s top doubles team prevailed, but Greensboro College lost to Wittenberg, 6-3, on Monday.
2007-08 Pride Women’s Tennis
Wittenberg vs Greensboro College (Mar 03, 2008)
Wittenberg 6, Greensboro College 3
Mar 03, 2008 at Hilton Head, S.C.

Singles competition
1. PACIFICO, Carrie (GCW) def. Allison Earhart (WITT) 6-3, 6-2
2. Jayne Miely (WITT) def. HARRIS, Susan (GCW) 6-0, 6-1
3. LEMMONS, Michelle (GCW) def. Elizabeth Micheletti (WITT) 6-4, 1-6, 10-8
4. Kat Sundstrom (WITT) def. ALLEGRO, Katie (GCW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Rachel Bundy (WITT) def. BROWN, Rachel (GCW) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. PACIFICO, Carrie/HARRIS, Susan (GCW) def. Jayne Miely/Sean Delaney (WITT) 8-3
2. Allison Earhart/Elizabeth Micheletti (WITT) def. ALLEGRO, Katie/LEMMONS, Michelle (GCW) 8-0

Match Notes
Wittenberg 3-1
Greensboro College 0-2

Josh Cumming is tied for 6th after firing a 75. GC shot 337 on the day at the tough course.

GC scoring:
T 6 Josh Cumming 39- 36 75
T 52 Connor Kennedy 41- 41 82
T 82 Joshua Ryals 44- 45 89
84 Chase Pinchot 48- 43 91

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