CLEMSON SOFTBALL

Oakland tops Tigers

Oakland tops Tigers


by -

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – After scoring one run in the bottom of the seventh to cut the Oakland lead to 4-2, Clemson had bases load and two outs, but the Golden Grizzlies forced a groundout to second to end the game. With the win, Oakland improved to 4-3 on the season, while the Tigers fell to 8-7 on the season.

After Clemson secured a 1-0 lead in the fourth on Alia Logoleo’s RBI single up the middle, the Golden Grizzlies took a 4-1 lead in the top of the fifth. The Tigers surrendered four singles, including Cammie Brummitt’s lofted hit down the right-field line which allowed the Golden Grizzlies’ to come around to score, and a hit by pitch.

Making her first career start in the circle for the Tigers was freshman right-handed pitcher Emma Whitfield. Whitfield, who was relieved by freshman righty Valerie Cagle, held Oakland scoreless through 4.0 innings of three-hit ball.

Clemson played Stetson (6-6) on Saturday next at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at 3:30 p.m. Stetson fell to Troy in its first game of the day, 3-0. Saturday’s contest against the Hatters is set to stream on FloSoftball.com with a paid subscription.


Ultimate Level LogoUpgrade Your Account

Unlock premium boards and exclusive features (e.g. ad-free) by upgrading your account today.

Upgrade Now
Comment on this story
Print   
Former Clemson standout hired as head coach at The Citadel
Former Clemson standout hired as head coach at The Citadel
WATCH: Clemson's "Power Rangers" flashback video
WATCH: Clemson's "Power Rangers" flashback video
Trevor Lawrence talks mega deal with Jaguars
Trevor Lawrence talks mega deal with Jaguars
Latest NBA draft outlook for PJ Hall
Latest NBA draft outlook for PJ Hall
Post your comments!
Subject (Replies: 0) Author
spacer TNET: Oakland tops Tigers
TigerNet News®