The St. Bonaventure University softball team will host Robert Morris for the first home game of the 2019 season in a mid-week non-conference doubleheader. First pitch for game one is scheduled for 3:00 p.m.
LAST TIME OUT
The Bonnies took two out of three games in a conference series with La Salle this past weekend. Alexandra Deal went 6-for-11 in the series with a double and Grace Perechinsky had her first homerun of the season.
St. Bonaventure and Robert Morris met in Moon Pa. last season where the Colonials took both games from the Bonnies, falling in game one 7-6 and losing game two 10-2 in six innings. Brooke Kane-Walker had two RBI's in the first game.
ATLANTIC 10 LEADERS
McKenna Holtz and Alexandra Deal are among the Atlantic 10 leaders in stolen bases. Holtz in ranked fourth in the conference with 11 stolen bases on 11 attempts. Deal is ranked fifth and is 10-for-11 on stolen base attempts.
ABOUT ROBERT MORRIS
Robert Morris is currently 8-23 on the season and 2-2 in the Northeast Conference. Abrielle McCartney is leading the Colonial offense with a .297 batting average with 27 hits and 12 RBIs. Dana Vatankis is the top pitcher for Robert Morris with an ERA of 4.45 and 37 strikeouts in 85 innings of work. Robert Morris was picked to finish last in the NEC preseason poll.
The Bonnies will host Saint Joseph's on April 6 in a three-game conference series. The Saturday doubleheader will begin at 12:00 p.m. and the Sunday contest will begin at 12:00 p.m.
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