No. 5 Rowan (1-0) 7, McDaniel (0-1) 0
What: Non-conference softball game
When: Saturday, Mar. 2
Where: Newport News, Va.
THE SKINNY STORY
Rowan scored three runs in back-to-back innings to key a 7-0 win over McDaniel.
• Tori Wilkins (Lutz, Fla./Land O'Lakes) led the Green Terror with a second-inning double.
FOR THE FOES
• Carly Anderson led the Profs with three hits, three runs and three RBIs.
• Sonia Sharma added two hits.
THE REST OF THE STORY
• Carly Anderson drew a walk to lead off the game before a Jesse DeDomenico single put runners at first and second. Kelly Duffy followed with an RBI single for a 1-0 lead.
• Anderson doubled to lead off the third before scoring on a two-out error. Morgan Zane followed with a two-run home run for a 4-0 lead.
• A three-run Anderson home run in the fourth set the final margin.
THE INSIDE STORY
• Rowan outhit McDaniel 8-4 on the day.
• In addition to Wilkins' double, Kristina Shank (Mardela Springs, Md./Mardela), Haley Michael (Oldsmar, Fla./East Lake) and Mattie Whalen (Magnolia, N.J./Sterling) had singles in the contest.
• Lauren Shannon struck out seven batters for Rowan.
McDaniel concludes its opening-day action against No. 13 Christopher Newport at 5:30 p.m.