Softball Preview: Fisher College at OWLS (DH)
Fisher (MA) College at UMaine-Presque Isle
April 27th 2pm / 4pm
Presque Isle High School, Presque Isle, ME
April 6th: Fisher 10, OWLS 9 (F-8 innings)
University of Maine-Presque Isle OWLS
|Head Coach||Peter Coffin|
4-21-13 Doubleheader at Thomas College
Game 1: Thomas 9, OWLS 1 (F-5 innings)
|Affiliation||NCAA Division III & USCAA|
|Conference||Association of NCAA Division III Independents|
|About the Owls||
* Saturday's games will be the first home contests for the Owls this season after 27 straight road contests to start the year.
* Kellie Peers (Sr./Caswell, ME) has not only gotten on base this season, but she has not stood still once she gets on. The senior leads the team with a .364 on-base percentage, 9 stolen bases (ties with Ashley Laking (Fr./Topsfield, ME), and 17 runs scored.
* Laking has been coming on strong as the season progresses. After connecting for just 3 hits in the team's first 17 games, the freshman is hitting .413 in her last 10.
* Megan Hannigan (Fr./Houlton, ME) leads this year's team with 12 RBI.
* The first time the Owls played Fisher this season back on April 6th, it was the 3rd game of the day for Presque Isle who had already played a doubleheader at Pine Manor College earlier in the afternoon.
Fisher College FALCONS
|Head Coach||Jackie Streeter|
Game 1: Gordon 8, Fisher 0
|About the Falcons||
* During the 3-game set the Falcons played against the Owls earlier this month, the Falcons committed 23 errors.
* Fisher has had a busy seven days beginning last weekend when they played at SUNY-Canton. On Tuesday the team was in Maine to play Bates in a doubleheader and then Wednesday played two more at Gordon College.
* Saturday's games will be the final contests of the season for the Falcons.