stop
Courtesy: Eric Classen, UNDsports.com
D Jantzer had a pair of singled to lead UND against ISU.
UND drops pair in ISU Tourney
Courtesy: Derek Koenen, UND Athletic Media Relations
Release: 02/10/2013
Print RSS

AMES, IOWA --- The University of North Dakota softball team struggled offensively in its second day of the Iowa State Tournament Saturday, dropping 7-1 and 6-0 decisions to Indiana State and IPFW, respectively.

"We're not clicking right now in any aspect of the game," head coach Eric Oakley said. "Once one gets going the rest will follow."

Indiana State jumped out to a quick 6-0 lead in the opening game in the first two innings and added a seventh run in the fourth inning.

UND's lone run came in the sixth inning by Brittany Baker (Buena Park, Calif.) off a single by D Jantzer (Grants Pass, Ore.).

Freshman Nicole Babrowski (Oak Lawn, Ill.) led North Dakota offensively with a pair of singles and one stolen base.

Senior Michelle Frank (Chaska, Minn.) took her first loss of the season (1-1) while classmate Emma Gronseth (Forest Grove, Ore.) pitched five innings in relief allowing just one run off four hits.

UND was edged 10-6 in hits in the game.

In the nightcap, the game went scoreless against IPFW until the fourth inning when the Mastodons jumped out in front 3-0. It would add another three runs in the sixth inning while holding UND off the board for the 6-0 victory.

Jantzer picked up two of UND's three hits in the game while freshman Taylor Hansen (Chelsea, Mich.) added the other while each had one double.

Abby Jo Tometich (Aberdeen, Wash.) and Frank each pitched three innings in the game allowing three runs each.

North Dakota concludes the tournament tomorrow with rematches with South Dakota State and host Iowa State Sunday at 10:45 and 12:45, respectively.

Junior Olivia Swenson stopped all three shots she faced in the first period.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Senior Savannah Sibold scored the lone goal and three UND goalkeepers combined for a five-save shutout, carrying the Fighting...  MORE
Senior fullback Kyle Norberg works on route running and looks in a pass from his position coach Shawn Kostich.
Head coach Bubba Schweigert sent a message following Monday's practice that he wanted to see his team come back Tuesday with a higher sense of urgency...  MORE
Offensive line coach Luke Knauf leads his unit through a drill at Monday morning's practice.
The Fighting Hawks returned to the practice field on Monday morning after getting Sunday off, which was the team's first break from the pads since the...  MORE
Freshman Mimi Eiden scored the only goal of the game in her collegiate debut.
University of North Dakota freshman Mimi Eiden scored the game's lone goal to lift the Fighting Hawks to 1-0 win over visiting Jamestown in UND's...  MORE
The North Dakota football team went through its first live action of the fall on Saturday morning at Memorial Stadium.
The North Dakota football coaching staff and hundreds of interested spectators got their first "live" look at the 2017 edition of the Fighting Hawks...  MORE
Uploaded Ad

Extras for the North Dakota fan

Partnership Opportunities
SitDownAndCheer
Mobile Apps