April 18, 20181234567RHE
Tennessee State0000000010
Chattanooga010100X242
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Celie Hudson (11-10) 7.010005
Loss: POWELL (2-20) 6.042233
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
SCHNEIDER (TSU) 301000
Ashley Conner (UTC) 301000
Brook Womack (UTC) 301000
Aly Walker (UTC) 221111
Amanda Beltran (UTC) 201100
Tigers Shutout in Pitchers Duel at Chattanooga, 2-0
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Tigers Shutout in Pitchers Duel at Chattanooga, 2-0

GAME 42: Chattanooga 2, Tennessee State 0
RECORDS:
TSU (3-39), UTC (22-22)
FIELD: Frost Stadium
LOCATION: Chattanooga, Tenn.
WEATHER: Sunny, 84

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- The Tennessee State softball team dropped the final game of their 11-game road trip. The Tigers was on the short end of a pitching duel, falling 2-0 to the Mocs.

Lauren Powell took the loss after tossing a complete game, scattering four hits and three walks. The junior pitcher surrendered a run in the second and an insurance run in the fourth. Powell struck out three batters as she moved to 2-20 on the season.

UTC hurler Celie Hudson held the Tigers to one hit on the evening. Katie Schneider recorded the lone knock for the Tigers with a single to right in the fourth inning.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • Katie Schneider registered the lone Tiger hit of the contest.
  • Schneider now has 27 knocks on the season, second only to Sarah Snell’s 29.
  • The Tigers had three base runners on the night.
  • Bri Vire reached on a throwing error in the second inning.
  • Kasey Cox reached on a fielding error in the third.
  • Lauren Powell tossed a complete game, surrendering four hits, three walks and a hit by pitch.
  • Powell fanned three batters, as she fell to 2-20 on the season.

GAME 1

  • Chattanooga started the scoring with a run in the second inning and added another in the fourth.
  • The Tigers had a runner in each the second and third innings due to UTC errors.
  • Katie Schneider recorded the lone TSU hit with a single to open the fourth inning.
  • Following the Schneider hit, the following 12 Tiger hitters were retired in order.
  • Lauren Powell sat down the final eight batters she faced.

UP NEXT

The Tigers return home for the first time since Mar. 25, a span on 11 games. TSU will host a pair of Ohio Valley Conference double headers, beginning with a matchup with Murray State on Saturday, Apr. 21 and closing out with a double dip with Austin Peay on Sunday, Apr. 22. First pitch is set for 1:00 p.m. on both days.

NOTES

  • The Tigers wore their all grey uniforms with solid blue socks
  • First pitch was at 6:00 p.m. ET
  • Game duration was 1:40
  • The game was shown on ESPN3
  • Lauren Powell recorded three strikeouts on the day, giving her 75 on the season
  • The total is a new career high, surpassing her 2017 amount of 72
  • TSU has dropped 23 straight games
  • The Tigers went errorless for the 11th game this season

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