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Jimmie softball splits in Aberdeen

The 24th-ranked University of Jamestown softball team scored nine unanswered runs against Mayville State University on Friday, Feb. 15, to defeat the Comets 9-3 during the Presentation Dome Classic in Aberdeen, S.D.

Jamestown lost 8-6 earlier in the day to NCAA Division II Northern State University (S.D.). The Jimmies take on GPAC opponents Dordt College and Mount Marty tomorrow, Feb. 16, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively. The games will not count in the conference standings.

Game 1

Northern State University 8, (24) University of Jamestown 6

NSU 120 050 0 -- 8 13 1

UJ 211 002 0 -- 6 8 3

W--Jamie Fisher. L--Katie Merchant.

UJ highlights: Mariah Martinez 3-4, R; Morgan Geiszler 1-4, 2B, 2 RBIs; Kassi Ward 1-4, HR, 2 RBIs, R; Morgan Flann 1-1, BB; Miriah Yoder 1-4, BB; Steph Cota 1-3, R; Katie Merchant 4.1 IP, 11 H, 7 R, 5 ER, 2 BB, K.

Records: (24) University of Jamestown 4-2. Northern State University 1-0.

Game 2

(24) University of Jamestown 9, Mayville State University 3

UJ 001 004 4 -- 9 14 1

MSU 030 000 0 -- 3 7 4

W--Samm Hamilton. L--Annika Seedborg.

UJ highlights: Allie McCain 3-5, R; Morgan Geiszler 2-5, 3 RBIs, 2 R; Kassi Ward 2-3; Miriah Yoder 2-2, 3B, 3 RBIs, 2 R; Sydney Prussia 1-5, 3B, RBI, R; Morgan Flann 1-4, RBI, Mariah Martinez 1-2, R; Mariah Wick 2-3, 2 R; Samm Hamilton 5 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 3 K; Kat Miska 2 IP, 1 H, 4 K.

Records: (24) University of Jamestown 5-2. Mayville State University 0-1.

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