2010 Women's Softball
Record: 13-38 Home: 4-10 Away: 6-22 Neutral: 3-6 WHAC: 8-20
 
04/23/2014 - Softball

(Grand Rapids, Mich.)  The Golden Eagles hosted Aquinas in a non-conference double-header today and they celebrated senior day to honor Heidi Walburg and Lauren Pasciak and both of them delivered in the first game as they won 6-4.  Pasciak went 3 for 4 with 2 runs and an RBI.  Walburg went 3 for 3 with a run and 2 RBI's.  Cornerstone opened the scoring in the bottom of the first inning.  Jenna Weightman singled and stole 2nd base and then scored on a Heidi Walburg single to give Cornerstone a 1-0 lead.  Emily Bode hit a one out triple in the top of the second and scored when her sister (Rachel) grounded out.  Cornerstone scored 2 more runs in the bottom of the third inning.  Lauren Pasciak singled to center and advanced to third on a Heidi Walburg double.  Both runners scored on a Megan Oberst single to put the Golden Eagles 4-0.  Hailey Castillo hit a one out single and stole 2nd and scored on a Lauren Pasciak double to give Cornerstone a 5-0 lead.  The Saints picked up 3 runs in the top of the sixth inning to make it 5-3 but the Golden Eagles picked up one of their own in the bottom half of the inning.   Lauren Pasciak hit a bunt single and scored on a Heidi Walburg double to make it 6-3.  Aquinas scored another run in the top of the seventh but Walburg retired the remainder of the batters to secure the win for Cornerstone. 

The Golden Eagles played as the visitors in the second game since it was a non-conference contest.  Cornerstone exploded for 6 runs powered by a solo shot by Rachel Bode and a Grand Slam by Megan Oberst.  Aquinas got one run in the bottom of the third inning to make it 6-1.  Cornerstone added another in the top of the fourth when Alyssa Ambu scored on a wild pitch.  Aquinas got right back in the game scoring 4 runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to make it 8-5.  Cornerstone added 5 more runs in the top of the sixth inning.   Heidi Walburg singled and Megan Oberst knocked her in on a 2 run homer.  Ashley Niedermayer singled and advanced to second on a wild pitch.  Rachel Bode drew and walk and then Niedermayer scored on a Alexsandra Szajna single to put Cornerstone up 11-5.  Bode scored on a wild pitch to make it 12-5 and Lauren Pasciak drew a bases loaded walk to finish off the scoring for the Golden Eagles.  Aquinas picked up 2 more runs in the sixth and another in the seventh to end the game with Cornerstone picking up a 13-8 win.  Cornerstone improved to 19-13 on the year.

Cornerstone will travel to Ohio to play double headers with UNOH and Lourdes this weekend to finish off WHAC play.

 
 
04/21/2014 - Softball

(Holland, Mich.)  The Golden Eagles travelled down to Holland to take on Division III Hope today in a non-conference game.  Cornerstone started well scoring a run in the top of the first inning.  Jenna Weightman led off with a double and Lauren Pasciak continued her hot hitting with a double up the middle to bring Weightman home.  Hope got four of their own in the bottom of the third inning to take a 4-1 lead.  Hope added two more runs in the bottom of the fifth to go up 6-1.  The Golden Eagles responded with three of their own on five hits in the top of the sixth.  Lauren Pasciak doubled to lead off the inning.  Heidi Walburg followed her with a 2-run shot to left center.  Alexsandra Szajna singled and came home on a Rachel Bode double to make it 6-4.  Hope added a security run in the bottom half of the inning to make it 7-4.  Jenna Weightman led off the seventh with a solo shot but that would be all that the Golden Eagles would get and they finished with a 7-5 loss. 

Hope scored four runs in the bottom of the first to take a 4-0 lead in Game two.  Cornerstone responded with a couple of runs in the top of the second.  Alexsandra Szajna got a two out single.  Maggie Vosler followed her with a double to right field and then scored on a Hailey Castillo single to make it 4-2.  Hope scored three more in the bottom of the inning to make it 7-2.  They added another in the fourth to go up 8-1.  Each team scored one run in the fifth and that would be all the scoring as Hope defeated Cornerstone 9-3 in the game.

Cornerstone will host Aquinas at 3:30 on Wednesday.

 
04/19/2014 - Softball

(Fort Wayne, Ind.)  The Golden Eagles travelled down to Fort Wayne to take on Indiana Tech today.  Cornerstone got off the bus and got off to a great start.  Jenna Weightman led off with a single down the left field line and then advanced to second on a wild pitch.  Lauren Pasciak doubled to bring Weightman home and Heidi Walburg followed with another double to bring in Pasciak to give Cornerstone a 2-0 lead.  Cornerstone added another two in the third inning.  Lauren Pasciak hit another double with two outs.  Heidi Walburg hit a single to brink in Pasiak and she advanced to second on the throw to the plate.  Walburg then scored on an error to make it 4-0.  The Golden Eagles made it 8-0 with four runs in the top of the seventh inning.  Hailey Castillo got a two out bunt single.  Jenna Weightman reached on an error and Castillo advanced to third.  Lauren Pasciak singled to knock in Castillo to make it 5-0.  Heidi Walburg followed her with a 3-run shot to give Cornerstone an 8-0 cushion.  The Warriors loaded the bases with two outs and scored two runs with a double but Walburg got the next batted to ground out to secure the win for the Golden Eagles.  Walburg improved to 10-4 on the season with the win.

Cornerstone took a 1-0 lead in the second inning of game two on a Megan Oberst solo homer.  The Warriors tied the score at 1-1 in the bottom of the third inning on two hits and an error.  The Golden Eagles reclaimed the lead in the top of the sixth inning.  Lauren Pasciak hit a one out double and scored on a Heidi Walburg single.  Megan Oberst singled to put runners on first and second.   Abby MacArthur pinch ran for Walburg.  Ashley Niedermayer singled to load the bases.  MacArthur then scored on an Alexsandra Szajna sacrifice fly to make it 3-1.  The Warriors responded in the bottom half of the inning with a solo homer to make it 3-2.  Heidi Walburg came in to pitch the bottom of the seventh inning and allowed one hit but struck out two of the batters and got another to ground out to secure the win for the Golden Eagles.  Rachel Nelson improved to 6-5 on the season with the win.  Cornerstone improved to 17-11 overall and 9-5 in the WHAC with the sweep.

Cornerstone will return to action on Monday when they travel to Holland to play Hope at 4:00 p.m.

 
04/16/2014 - Softball
 

(Grand Rapids, Mich.)  The Golden Eagles had to switch their home game to Davenport to play Davenport because the field was too wet from the last couple days of wet and cold.  The Golden Eagles jumped out to an early lead in game one.  Lauren Pasciak and Megan Oberst both drew walks to put runners on first and second base.  Ashley Niedermayer hit a line shot over the left fielder's head to knock both runners in to give Cornerstone a 2-0 lead.   The game remained 2-0 through the fourth inning.  Davenport got one back in the top of the fifth inning courtesy of a couple of errors and a wild pitch to make it 2-1.  Megan Oberst gave Cornerstone a little breathing room in the bottom of the sixth with a solo shot over the center field fence.   The Panthers would get their first runner on base on an error but Walburg got the next batter to ground out and the next two to pop out to seal the victory for the Golden Eagles.  Cornerstone improved to 15-10 overall and 7-4 in the WHAC Walburg improved to 9-4 from the circle. 

Cornerstone didn't fare as well in game two.  The Panthers scored five runs in the top of the first inning to take a commanding lead.  The Golden Eagles got one back in the bottom of the first.  Lauren Pasciak and Heidi Walburg both hit singles and Megan Oberst walked to load the bases.  Ashley Niedermayer hit a SAC Fly to the right fielder to bring Pasciak across the plate to make it 5-1.  The Panthers got another in the top of the fourth inning and then they exploded for 7 runs in the top of the sixth.  Cornerstone did not score in the bottom half of the game and the game was ended after six innings with a 13-1 lost for the Golden Eagles.   Rachel Nelson dropped to 5-6 with the loss and Cornerstone dropped to 15-11 overall and 7-5 in WHAC play.

Cornerstone will hit the road to play Indiana Tech on Saturday for a 1:00 start.

 
04/12/2014 - Softball

(Grand Rapids, Mich.)  The Golden Eagles hosted Siena Heights today and they got started early.   Jenna Weightman led off with a single to center field and advanced to second on a Lauren Pasciak ground out.  Heidi Walburg the hit a two run shot off of the top of the left field fence to give Cornerstone a 2-0 lead.  The Saints cut the lead in half with a solo shot in the top of the fourth inning to make it 2-1.  Neither team would score over the last three innings of the game.  Cornerstone would go on to win 2-1 just before the rain hit.  Heidi Walburg improved to 8-4 on the season.

Cornerstone would get it going early again in game two.  Jenna Weightman led off with another single in game 2 and then stole second and third base.  Megan Oberst drew a walk and Ashley Niedermayer drove in both runners with a triple to right field.  The Golden Eagles loaded the bases with singles by Rachel Bode, Alyssa Ambu, and Hailey Castillo to start the second inning.  Bode and Ambu both scored on an error by the shortstop to give Cornerstone a 4-0 lead.  Megan Oberst brought Weightman home with a single to center field and Pasciak scored on a wild pitch to give Cornerstone a 6-0 lead after two innings.  The Golden Eagles scored two more runs in the bottom of the third inning on consecutive doubles by Jenna Weightman and Lauren Paskiak to give Cornerstone and 8-0 lead after three innings.  Rachel Nelson would blank the Saints for the last two innings to preserve the shutout for the Golden Eagles to improve to 4-5 on the year.  Cornerstone improves to 14-10 on the season and Coach Jim Farrell wins his 300th game as the head coach of the Golden Eagles.

The Golden Eagles will return to action on Wednesday when they host league leader (9-1) Davenport at 3:30 p.m.

 
Oberst went 4 for 7 with 8 RBI's against the Saints
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Pasciak went 5 for 8 with 4 Runs and 2 RBI's for Cornerstone
Ashley Niedermayer connect on 2-run double to lead CU to win
Coach Farrell wins 300th game at Cornerstone
 
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