April 15, 2012
DAVIS, Calif. - UC Davis scored two runs in the bottom of the fourth to break open a scoreless game and then held off Long Beach State 3-1 in Big West Conference softball game on Sunday at La Rue Field.
Shayna Kimbrough went 3-for-3 with a run scored to lead the 49ers, while Karli Sandoval was 2-for-3. Hannah De Gaetano and Leilani Tupua-Tautalatasi had LBSU's other two hits. The 49ers (18-21, 6-3 Big West) stranded nine runners on base.
Kelly Harman led off the fourth inning with a double into the right field corner for the Aggies (16-24, 6-3 Big West) and came around to score on a single by J.J. Wagoner. Kelly Schulze added a RBI single to give UCD a 2-0 lead.
The 49ers cut the lead in half in the top of the fifth inning when Kimbrough scored on a bases loaded walk by Nalani St. Germain. Kimbrough reached on a one-out single, advanced to second on a Megan Denio walk and moved to third on an error by the Harman at shortstop on a ball hit by De Gaetano.
Davis got the run back in the bottom of the sixth on a solo home run by Amy Nunez, her second of the season.
Erin Jones-Wesley (14-11) took the loss for the 49ers. She gave up two runs on four hits in 3.2 innings. Justine Vela (12-10) got the win for UCD allowing just one run in five innings. Jessica Thweatt picked up her first save.
- 2017 Season
- 2017 Quick Facts
- 2017 Overall Statistics (PDF)
- 2017 UCLA/LBSU Opening Tournament Schedule (Feb. 9 - Feb. 12)
- 2017 Louisville Slugger Invitational Schedule (Mar. 9 - Mar. 12)
- 2016 Fall Schedule
- Ticket Information
- Media Guides
Softball Closes Season With Road Trip To Hawai'i05/09/2017 - Softball
Long Beach State closes out season with one more series on the road, traveling to Hawai’i...
Meza Throws No-Hitter In Dominant 9-0 Win At UC...05/07/2017 - Softball
Cielo Meza was perfect through four innings, and had plenty of support on the way to her first...
Softball Drops A Pair At UC Riverside05/06/2017 - Softball
Long Beach State’s struggles continued on the road as the Beach lost both halves of a...
Big West Play Continues For Softball At UC...05/02/2017 - Softball
Long Beach State will play on the road for the rest of the year, starting with a three-game...
Beach On The Wrong End Of Pitcher’s Duel ...04/30/2017 - Softball
A single run for Cal State Fullerton would prove to be the difference in the final game of the...
Long Beach State Bats Stifled In Doubleheader...04/29/2017 - Softball
In a matchup of the two teams at the top of the standings entering Saturday, Cal State Fullerton ...