The P-P softball team (27-8-1, 18-5 SCIAC) kept up its recent surge and picked up two big road wins against Chapman (16-20,15-9) Saturday. The Panthers currently sit at third in the SCIAC, while the Sagehens are second. P-P won the games 10-9 and 15-6.
In the first game, P-P trailed 9-7 with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning. With runners on second and third, Megan Otsuka PZ ‘22, Liz Rodarte PZ ’19 and Izzy Deatherage PO ’20 hit three consecutive RBI singles to pull ahead in the final inning.
Rodarte and Karina Falkstrom PZ ’21 led the Sagehens’ offense on the day, as each tallied four runs and two RBIs over the two games, with Rodarte going 7-10 and Falkstrom going 5-7 from the plate.