Tampa Sweeps Lynn University

Tampa Sweeps Lynn University

TAMPA, Fla. –  The University of Tampa softball team completed their first three-game sweep of the season with two one-run victories over Lynn University.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP (GAME ONE):

Final: Tampa 1 (W: Makaleigh Dooley, 13-5), Lynn 0 (L: Allyson Jameston, 4-8)
Records: University of Tampa Spartans (16-9, 8-6 SSC), Lynn University Fighting Knights (14-19, 4-7 SSC)
Location: Lynn Softball Field || Boca Raton, Fla.
All-Time Series: The Spartans lead 52-11; In the last 10 games, UT is 8-2 against the Fighting Knights.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

TOP 6th: To lead off the inning, Corynn Miner walked on a full count. She advanced to second after Sam Worrell laid down a sacrifice bunt, however Worrell was safe because of an error. With two runners on, Maddie Farrell laced a base hit to left-center field to score Miner

INSIDE THE STATS:

  • Dooley recorded the second no-hitter of her career with seven innings, one walk and five strikeouts. 
  • Farrell has logged at least an RBI in three consecutive games, totaling seven RBI. She has multiple hits in each of the last three games.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Tampa's on a six-game winning streak following the victory over Lynn.
  • Dooley has not allowed a walk in 12 of her 17 starts. 

INSIDE THE MATCHUP (GAME TWO):


Final: Tampa 1 (W: Corynn Miner, 4-2), Lynn 0 (L: Olivia Saviskas (3-2)
Records:
University of Tampa Spartans (17-9, 9-6 SSC), Lynn University Fighting Knights (15-2-7 SSC)
Location:
Lynn Softball Field || Boca Raton, Fla.
All-Time Series:
The Spartans lead 53-11; In the last 10 games, UT is 8-2 against the Fighting Knights.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

TOP 6th: Sam Worrell connected on a solo shot to the left field corner which gave UT a one-run lead. The home run was Worrell's third of the season.

INSIDE THE STATS:

  • Dooley started in the circle for the 17th time this season, the senior went only three innings after game one's doubleheader
  • Miner came in relief and struck out five while allowng three hits in 7 total inning pitched.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • The Spartans have stolen the last 18 of 19 games at the Lynn Softball Field.
  • Worrell logged 15 home runs in three years at USF. She leads the Spartans in hits (21), 2B's, HR's (3), RBI (17) and hits (21).
  • Tampa's on a seven-game winning streak following the victory over Lynn.

UP NEXT: The University of Tampa will travel to Kississsimee this week for a Clearwater Invitational, first pitch is set for 2:15 p.m.

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