Pioneers News · Softball Falls to AA Gabriel Richard


The GR Pioneers Varsity lost the lead late in a 3-2 defeat to Gabriel Richard on Tuesday. The game was tied at one with AA Gabriel Richard batting in the bottom of the fifth when an error scored one run for The Irish.

The pitching was strong on both sides. AA Gabriel Richard pitchers struck out ten, while The Pioneers  sat down three.

In the second inning, AA Gabriel Richard got their offense started. Elena Wioncek drove in one when she singled.

Richard would even things up at one in the top of the third inning. Richard would score one run when Chelsea Collins singled.

Catherine O’Donohue got the start for The Irish. She allowed seven hits and two runs over seven innings, striking out ten.

Collins toed the rubber for The Pioneers and allowed four hits and three runs over six innings, striking out three.

GR totaled seven hits. Chelsea Collins and Abby Hand all managed multiple hits for The Pioneers.

O’Donohue went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead AA Gabriel Richard in hits.