Lady Red Hawks take action in Cal Baptist Softball Tournament

Simpson University Sports News


RIVERSIDE, Calif. - The Simpson University softball team took action in the Cal Baptist Softball Tournament in Riverside, Calif. on Feb.19-21.

In their first of two games on Feb. 19, the Lady Red Hawks were defeated by College of Idaho 7-1. The College of Idaho got off to a 2-0 start in the first inning and never looked back. Candice Valerga scored the only run for the Lady Red Hawks in the bottom of the second inning on a Corinne Alexander sacrifice fly to center field. In their second game on Feb. 19, they lost to No. 3 Cal Baptist 8-0.

In the first game of a doubleheader on Feb. 20, the Red Hawks defeated No.21 San Marcos 6-3.

On Feb. 21, Simpson played No.3 Cal Baptist again. This time they lost 5-0. Sylvia Parker went 2-for-3 in the game, and Paige Gomez went 2-for-2.

Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.