Scheuber Homers, `Dogs Shutout UCSB 8-0
Feb. 16, 2008
SAN DIEGO, Calif. -On day two of the Campbell Cartier Classic hosted by San Diego State, the Bulldogs continued to play as they did on day one. The Bulldogs defeated UCSB 8-0 and have now scored 26 runs in the last three games and given up just one to their opponents. Fresno State improves to 5-0 on the season while UCSB dropped to 2-5.
Freshman Morgan Melloh pitched a gem once again. She had her second-straight complete game shutout as she allowed only four hits with six strikeouts.
With one out, Jenna Cervantez doubled to right center which cleared the bases to give the `Dogs a 4-0 lead.
With the bases loaded, Lisamarie Coronado singled to the pitched which brought in a runner from third to make is 5-0. The Bulldogs would get two more runs off of infield hits to give them the 7-0 advantage.
Freshman Caitlin Stiglich hit her third home run in three games with a solo shot in the top of the seventh for the final score of 8-0.
Stiglich led the team with two hits and three runs. Junior transfer Aubrey Fast made her first appearance of the season late in the game as she came in as a pinch hitter and drew a walk.
Fresno State plays San Diego State tonight at 7 p.m. The game can be heard live on 790 ESPN the Deuce and been seen on gametracker at www.gobulldogs.com.
"Join the State - Fresno State!" - The Fresno State softball team will play in the Palm Springs Tournament February 21-24. The next home game for the Bulldogs is a doubleheader Monday, February 25 at 6 p.m. against Eastern Michigan. February 25 is Monday Madness and general admission tickets are just $1 on game day.