Packer softball team sweeps Century

Published 10:09 pm Sunday, May 23, 2010

The Austin softball team closed out its regular season with a pair of wins at Rochester Century (3-15 overall) Saturday.

The Packers beat the Panthers and 4-1 2-1.

Austin won the nightcap with a big effort from Marie Clennon, who allowed just two hits on the mound and scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning off a Panther error.

The win snapped a 12-game losing streak for Austin (5-13 overall, 4-11 Big Nine).

Austin 4, Century 1

Austin pitching: Marie Clennon, 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 K; Jennifer Yocom (W), 4 IP, 2 H, 4 BB, 1 R, 2 K

Austin hitting: Rachel Donovan, 1-for-3; Katelynne Fisher, 2-for-4; Bri Mayer, 1-for-3, RBI

Austin 2, Century 1

Austin pitching: Clennon (W), 7 IP, 2 H, 1 BB, 1 R, 6 K

Austin hitting: Robin Arjes, 1-for-4, RBI; Clennon, 2-for-3, double; Sara Sundberg, 2-for-3