With Cassie Ralston on the mound, American River Softball shuts out Merced.
Cassie threw a gem on Thursday for American River College, allowing zero runs and besting Merced by a score of 4-0.
American River got things started in the first inning scoring one run. The Beavers had eight hits in game 1. Cassie Ralston led things off on the rubber. She lasted 7 innings, allowing only two hits and zero runs while striking out 11.
American River had multiple hits from Ciera Pyle and Kirsten Cox.
American River Softball Defeats Merced in low-scoring game 2.
Both teams were strong in the circle Thursday, but American River defeated Merced 4-1. Savannah Rogers pitched 4 scoreless innings, only allowing 4 hits. Cassie Ralston came in for the save. Allowing 2 runs scored, only 1 erranded run.
Sam Anderson led the Beavers with two hits in three at bats.