W&J softball sweeps Pitt-Greensburg

  • March 28, 2013

Junior pitcher Madison Rotto had a 14-strikeout game and Washington & Jefferson swept Pitt-Greensburg 5-3 and 10-7 Thursday at Brooks Park.

The Presidents (10-6) improved to 10-0 all-time against UPG.

Rotto struck out 14 and walked three to get the win. She was supported by Emily Watson’s two RBI, and Stephanie Zur scored twice.

Chalese Wilson, a Chartiers-Houston graduate, helped W&J overcome an early 5-1 deficit in the second game by hitting two home runs and driving in four. The Presidents scored five runs in the second inning, highlighted by Wilson’s three-run homer. Wilson also doubled and drove in four runs.

Britany Shephered was the winning pitcher with Krista McCartney getting a save.


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