Led by Jessica Dreswick on the mound and Tatiana Cortez and Lexi DiEmmanuele in the box, Boston College softball has never been better to watch.
Allyson Moore’s single in game one and Tatiana Cortez’s home run in game two all but secured both games of the Eagles’ doubleheader against Georgia Tech on Saturday. The pitching did the rest.
Lexi DiEmmaneuele’s lone run in the fifth wasn’t enough to carry the Eagles past the University of Massachusetts on Wednesday afternoon.
Maryssa Becker held BC hitless for close to five innings on Friday. Once the Eagles finally got going offensively, they didn’t have enough in the tank to come back from their fourth-inning collapse.
Jessica Dreswick took the mound for the third-consecutive game on Wednesday. She tacked on her 13th, 14th, and 15th innings of work without a game’s rest, relieving Kendra Friedt and securing the shutout against Bryant.
With one game snowed out on Saturday, the Eagles took advantage of the games they did play—beating Syracuse with walk-offs twice on Sunday afternoon.
Tatiana Cortez broke Tory Speer’s career home run record in the Eagles’ weekend series against Pittsburgh.
The Eagles defeated Wisconsin, but lost to Hofstra, FGCU, Florida International, and Rutgers at the Four Points by Sheraton Invitational.
The Eagles kicked off their 2017 season by winning three games, including one shutout, and losing one contest in the Houston Hilton Plaza Invitational.
The Eagles dominated the Orange with a weekend sweep, surrendering only two runs while scoring 23 over the three games.