Softball Kicks Off CAC Tournament on Friday

Photo courtesy of David Sinclair Photography
Photo courtesy of David Sinclair Photography

YORK, Pa. – The York College softball team will open its Capital Athletic Conference Tournament at Salisbury University on Friday against Mary Washington at 2 p.m. 

The Spartans enter as the conference's No. 3 seed after going 9-5 in the regular season, and will play both the fifth-seeded Eagles and Salisbury, the No. 2 seed, on Friday in Pod B of the tournament. 

Records:

No. 2 Salisbury: 24-10, 11-3 CAC

No. 3 York: 24-13-1, 9-5 CAC

No. 5 Mary Washington: 16-21-1, 5-8-1 CAC

Scouting the Spartans

Top York Hitters

Joanna Marmo.352 BA, 19 RBI, 15 runs scored, 3 2B, 3 HR

Ashley Meekins.327 BA, 33 runs scored, 27 RBI, 7 HR, 6 2B, 5 3B

Haley Hirn.290 BA, 23 runs scored, 18 RBI, 6 2B, 5 HR

Savannah Zittle.288 BA, 25 runs scored, 24 RBI, 9 2B, 2 3B, 2 HR

Top York Pitchers

Ginger Lewis11-6, 4 saves, 132.0 IP, 2.55 ERA, 157 K, 37 BB, 102 hits, 60 runs, 48 earned runs

Melissa Jurkiewicz10-6, 85.2 IP, 3.43 ERA, 41 K, 18 BB, 117 hits, 50 runs, 42 runs

Scouting the Sea Gulls

Top Salisbury Hitters

LeAnne Collins: .472 BA, 39 runs scored, 15 RBI, 11 2B, 6 3B, 2 HR

Annie Pietanza: .446 BA, 38 runs scored, 33 RBI, 16 2B, 5 HR

Dakotah Fraley: .443 BA, 39 runs scored, 33 RBI, 13 2B, 5 HR

Top Salisbury Pitchers

Shannon Powell: 11-3, 97.2 IP, 2.94 ERA, 64 K, 32 BB, 98 hits, 48 runs, 41 earned runs

Rachael Milligan: 8-3, 60.2 IP, 3.23 ERA, 55 K, 31 BB, 55 hits, 33 runs, 28 earned runs

Scouting the Eagles

Top UMW Hitters

Danielle Newman: .394 BA, 26 RBI, 23 runs scored, 9 2B, 6 3B, 1 HR

Hannah Bruns: .373 BA, 26 runs scored, 9 RBI, 2 2B, 2 3B

Caroline Callahan: .287 BA, 23 runs scored, 6 RBI

Top UMW Pitchers

Kara Deppe: 13-6, 121 IP, 2.14 ERA, 125 K, 56 BB, 111 hits, 58 runs, 37 earned runs

Jena Calvitti: 3-8, 43 IP, 4.40 ERA, 25 K, 19 BB, 58 hits, 47 runs, 27 earned runs

Capital Athletic Conference Team Rankings

Offensive Team

Batting Average: York .293 (6th), Salisbury .358 (2nd), UMW .280 (7th

Runs: York 207 (3rd), Salisbury 236 (2nd), UMW 169 (6th

Hits: York 294 (4th), Salisbury 328 (2nd), UMW 282 (5th)

Doubles: York 57 (4th), Salisbury 76 (T-1st), UMW 39 (6th)

Triples: York 15 (2nd), Salisbury 8 (5th), UMW 14 (3rd)

Home Runs: York 18 (3rd), Salisbury 29 (2nd), UMW 4 (8th)

RBI: York 179 (3rd), Salisbury 205 (2nd), UMW 141 (6th)

Walks: York 82 (6th), Salisbury 83 (T-4th), UMW 88 (3rd)

Strikeouts: York 115 (3rd), Salisbury 118 (T-4th), UMW 169 (8th)

Stolen Bases: York 33 (T-5th), Salisbury 51 (3rd), UMW 45 (4th)

Team Pitching

ERA: York 2.87 (2nd), Salisbury 3.47 (4th), UMW 3.62 (5th)

Innings Pitched: York 251 (1st), Salisbury 209.2 (6th), UMW 239.2 (2nd)

Strikeouts: York 216 (1st), Salisbury 144 (4th), UMW 193 (2nd)

Hits Allowed: York 250 (3rd), Salisbury 222 (2nd), UMW 296 (8th)

Runs Allowed: York 127 (4th), Salisbury 118 (2nd), UMW 188 (7th)

Earned Runs Allowed: York 103 (3rd), Salisbury 104 (T-4th), UMW 124 (7th)

Fewest Walks: York 70 (3rd), Salisbury 95 (5th), UMW 107 (7th)

Home Runs Allowed: York 15 (T-6th), Salisbury 12 (5th), UMW 8 (2nd)

Team Defense

Fielding Percentage: York .959 (3rd), Salisbury .971 (1st), UMW .927 (7th)

Double Plays: York 5 (T-6th), Salisbury 10 (3rd), UMW 5 (T-6th)

Fewest Errors: York 43 (4th), Salisbury 27 (1st), UMW 77 (7th)

Runners Caught Stealing: York 5 (T-6th), Salisbury 3 (8th), UMW 7 (4th)

Capital Athletic Conference Individual Rankings

Offensive Statistics (Top 10)

Hits

T2. LeAnne Collins (SAL): 51

4. Annie Pietanza (SAL): 50

5. Dakota Fraley (SAL): 47

9. Hannah Bruns (UMW): 44

10. Danielle Newman (UMW): 43

Doubles

2. Annie Pietanza (SAL): 16

4. Dakotah Fraley (SAL): 13

T6. LeAnne Collins (SAL): 11

T8. Kristen Yanarella (SAL): 10

Triples

T1. LeAnne Collins (SAL): 6

T1. Danielle Newman (UMW): 6

T3. Ashley Meekins (YCP): 5

T6. Eryn Bailey (YCP): 3

T6. Madison Bowen (YCP): 3

Home Runs

T1. Emily Allen (SAL): 7

T1. Ashley Meekins (YCP): 7

T6. Dakotah Fraley (SAL): 5

T6. Haley Hirn (YCP): 5

T6. Annie Pietanza (SAL): 5

RBI

T3. Dakotah Fraley (SAL): 33

T3. Annie Pietanza (SAL): 33

T9. Emily Allen (SAL): 27

T9. Ashley Meekins (YCP): 33

Runs

T3. LeAnne Collins (SAL): 39

T3. Dakotah Fraley (SAL): 39

5. Annie Pietanza (SAL) 38

7. Ashley Meekins (YCP): 33

T10. Hannah Bruns (UMW): 26

Stolen Bases

T1. Caroline Callahan (UMW): 18

T1. Sami Mumford (SAL): 18

5. Cat Ramagnano (SAL): 13

T7. Dakotah Fraley (SAL): 10

Pitching Leaders

Wins

2. Kara Deppe (SAL): 13

T3. Ginger Lewis (YCP): 11

T3. Shannon Powell (SAL): 11

T6. Melissa Jurkiewicz (YCP): 10

T9. Rachael Milligan (SAL): 8

ERA

2. Kara Deppe (UMW): 2.14

5. Ginger Lewis (YCP): 2.55

7. Shannon Powell (SAL): 2.94

8. Rachael Milligan (SAL): 3.23

9. Melissa Jurkiewicz (YCP): 3.43

Complete Games

T3. Kara Deppe (UMW): 13

T3. Ginger Lewis (YCP): 13

7. Shannon Powell (SAL): 10

9. Melissa Jurkiewicz (YCP): 7

Innings Pitched

2. Ginger Lewis (YCP): 132

4. Kara Deppe (UMW): 121

7. Shannon Powell (SAL): 97.2

9. Melissa Jurkiewicz (YCP): 85.2

Strikeouts

1. Ginger Lewis (YCP): 157

2. Kara Deppe (UMW): 125

6. Shannon Powell (SAL): 64

8. Rachael Milligan (SAL): 55

CAC Tournament Schedule

Pod B (2, 3, and 5 seeds) - at Salisbury 
Day 1 - Friday, Apr. 27
Game 1 - #2 Salisbury vs. #5 Mary Washington, noon
Game 2 - #3 York vs. #5 Mary Washington, 2 p.m. 
Game 3 - #2 Salisbury vs. #3 York, 4 p.m. 

Day 2 - Saturday, Apr. 28 - IF THREE TEAMS REMAIN
Game 4 - 3 seed vs. 5 seed, 10 a.m.
Game 5 - 2 seed vs. game 4 winner, noon

Day 2 - Saturday, Apr. 28 - IF TWO TEAMS REMAIN
Game 4 - 2-0 team vs. 1-1 team, 10 a.m. 
Game 5 (if necessary) - noon - Winner advances to championship

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