Chloe Steiniger would not be denied at the plate when runners were on base on Thursday, driving in five on three hits to lead Campbell Cougars past Pelham 13-7 on Thursday. Steiniger drove in runs on a home run in the first and a home run in the fourth.
Campbell Cougars earned the victory despite allowing Pelham to score five runs in the seventh inning. Pelham batters contributing to the big inning included #4, #10, #7, and #24, all driving in runs in the inning.
In the first inning, Campbell Cougars got their offense started when Steiniger homered on a 0-1 count, scoring three runs.
Campbell Cougars tallied five runs in the fourth inning. Alexa Robert, Steiniger, Catherine Carignan, and Maddie Davis all drove in runs in the frame.
Morgan Bruner was the winning pitcher for Campbell Cougars. The pitcher surrendered seven runs on six hits over seven innings, striking out ten.
#24 took the loss for Pelham. The bulldog allowed 15 hits and 13 runs over seven innings.
Campbell Cougars hit five home runs on the day. Robert had a four bagger in the fourth inning. Steiniger went deep in the first and fourth innings. Davis had a homer in the fourth inning. Carignan went yard in the fourth inning.
Campbell Cougars saw the ball well today, racking up 15 hits in the game. Steiniger, Bruner, Robert, and Emily Cooper each managed multiple hits for Campbell Cougars. Steiniger led Campbell Cougars with three hits in three at bats.
#4 went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead Pelham in hits. Pelham didn’t commit a single error in the field. #21 had ten chances in the field, the most on the team.