Saints Bats Go Big Against Davenport

Saints Bats Go Big Against Davenport

The Saints bats exploded for 12 runs on just as many hits as they finished the first day of the season with their second win of the day.

Mercyhurst took a 1-0 lead in the second inning when Aren Schwab walked to lead off the inning, after a steal and a ground out, Kaylee Brooks ripped a single to bring home Schwab.

Mercyhurst scored five more in the third inning to take command of the game and ended matters with four more in the fifth to complete a mercy rule victory.

Lea Thesien earned the win, going all five innings and striking out three.

Kaelyn Shea led the Saints offense with three doubles and three RBIs while Lei Guthrie, Schwab, and Brooks all had two hits each. Mackenzie Hawley also stole two bases and scored three runs.

Mercyhurst is now 2-0 on the young season.