GAME DETAILS

Fordham 10, Saint Louis 8

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Bronx, New York

 

THE BASICS

Saint Louis rallied for eight runs over the last three innings, but the Billikens fell just short in a 10-8 Atlantic 10 Conference loss at Fordham Sunday afternoon.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

• Fordham plated single runs in the first and second innings and led 8-0 following a six-run fourth.

• Saint Louis kept the game alive by scoring twice in the fifth on Sadie Wise’s two-run double.

• The Billikens made it 8-6 with four tallies in the sixth. Mackenzie Lawson drove in the first run with a groundout, Lauren Lomax (single) and Wise (double) had RBI hits, and Gabbie Kowalik produced a sacrifice fly.

• Fordham doubled its lead by scoring two runs in its half of the sixth.

• With two away in the seventh, Lomax came through with a two-run triple to make it 10-8 and bring the tying run to the plate. However, Fordham retired the next SLU batter to secure the win.

 

BILLIKEN NOTABLES

• Wise added a single for a three-hit game.

• Lomax and Kaylyn Breitbach (two doubles) collected three hits apiece.

• Kat Lane singled twice.

• Aubrey Hacke (double) and Alyssa Chavez each had a hit.

 

UP NEXT

The Billikens play a nonconference doubleheader at Southeast Missouri State Wednesday, April 17, beginning at 4 p.m.