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Jen White pitched her
fifth shutout, allowing
just six hits and
one walk in
the 7-0 win.

Softball Sweeps Doubleheader with Georgia Tech

Seminoles improve to 27-19-1 overall, 5-1 in ACC play.

April 3, 1999

ATLANTA, Ga. - The Florida State softball team swept the double-header with the Georgia Tech this afternoon at Glenn Softball Field in Atlanta. The Lady Seminoles won the first game 7-0 and the second game 8-5.

Danielle Cox got the scoring going for the Lady Seminoles in the first game with a sacrifice to center field, bringing in Kimmy Carter. The Lady Seminoles then scored four runs off six hits in the sixth inning,including a two run double from Becky Wallace and an RBI a piece from Carter and Corrie Williams. Williams brought in Christy Cerecedes in the seventh inning as Carter drove in her third RBI. Carter and Williams led the Lady Seminoles in the first game, going 3-4 from the plate with two RBI's a piece. Jen White improved her record to 12-12, giving up six hits and walking one batter. Andi Lyons andWilliams both added two stolen bases with Wallace stealing her first base of the season.

The Lady Seminoles got an early lead in game two, scoring four runs in the first inning. Cox scored the first run of the game off a Yellow Jacket error. Cerecedes then drove in Jesse McGregor followed by a two run double from Williams and McGregor drove in two runs in the second inning. The Yellow Jackets scored one in the third and fourth and Anne Knobbe hit a three run homer in the fifth to bring Georgia Tech within one run. FSU scored two in the seventh inning off a Georgia Tech error to clinch the win, 8-5. Cerecedes led the game going 3-4 with an RBI and a double with Cox adding three stolen bases. Stacy Venable improves her pitching record to 7-0 as Leslie Malerich gets her first save of the season.

Florida State improves to 27-19-1 as the Yellow Jackets drop to 17-21. The Lady Seminoles will take on the Georgia Bulldogs in Athens on Sunday in a double-header beginning at 1:00pm.

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