Softball Weekly Report

Feb. 20, 2015 www.gnacsports.com (503-305-8756) Contact: Bob Guptill (bguptill@gnacsports.com) After Las Vegas GNAC Teams Have Light Week in Softball GNAC Standings Central Washington Simon Fraser Western Washington Saint Martin’s Montana State Billings Western Oregon Nortthwest Nazarene W 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 7 7 4 3 2 1 L 1 5 5 8 6 10 6 H 0-0 0-0 0-0 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 A 0-0 4-2 3-3 0-4 0-3 0-0 0-2 N 4-1 3-3 4-2 3-3 3-3 2-10 1-4 – Central Washington at Academy of Art, 11 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 24) – British Columbia vs. Simon Fraser, 5 p.m. Hitting Streaks: 11 – Amanda Evola, WOU. 8 – Taylor Gillis, SFU; Megan Miller, SMU; Taviah Jenkins, SMU. 7 – *Ashley Pesek, NNU; Sarah Morrow, WWU. After Vegas, Relatively Light Week in the GNAC LAST WEEK: Monday – Simon Fraser 4-10 at Chaminade 3-0 (1st game, 10 inn.); Western Washington 8-2 at BYU-Hawaii 1-1. Tuesday – Simon Fraser 9-10 at BYU-Hawaii 1-6; Western Washington 8-1 at Hawaii Pacific 9-5 (1st game, 8 inn.). Wednesday – Concordia 2-3 at Saint Martin’s 3-11; Northwest Nazarene 0-4 at William Jessup 4-6. Friday – MSUB Las Vegas Desert Stringer (11:30 a.m. – MSU Billings 6, Humboldt State 3; Cal Baptist 7, Western Washington 4; Central Washington 9, New Mexico Highlands 5; UC-Colorado Springs 11, Simon Fraser 7. 2 p.m. – Cal Baptist 5, Western Oregon 3; Fort Lewis 15, Western Washington 7; Simon Fraser 9, CSU San Bernardino 7. 4:30 p.m. – Sonoma State 6, MSU Billings 5; Central Washington 10, Humboldt State 3; Saint Martin’s 10, CSU Dominguez Hills 2; Northwest Nazarene 10, Notre Dame de Namur 1. 7 p.m. – Minot State 9, Northwest Nazarene 4; Saint Martin’s 13, Azusa Pacific 4; Western Washington 12, Western New Mexico 11; CSU Monterey Bay 11, Western Oregon 0). Saturday – MSUB Las Vegas Desert Stringer (11:30 a.m. – MSU Billings 8, Augustana 6; Western New Mexico 7, Northwest Nazarene 5; Dixie State 7, Central Washington 1; Regis 5, Saint Martin’s 4. 2 p.m. – CSU San Marcos 10, MSU Billings 0; Sonoma State 15, Northwest Nazarene 4; Western Washington 7, Dixie State 6; Augustana 12, Western Oregon 5. 4:30 p.m. – Humboldt State 11, Western Oregon 9; Azusa Pacific 12, Simon Fraser 6; Cal Baptist 5, Saint Martin’s 1; Central Washington 8, CSU Dominguez Hills 3. 7 p.m. – CSU San Bernardino 8, Northwest Nazarene 1; CSU Monterey Bay 10, Western Washington 2; Sonoma State 14, Saint Martin’s 6, Simon Fraser 9, Mary 6). Sunday – MSUB Las Vegas Desert Stringer (11:30 a.m. – CSU Dominguez Hills 3, MSU Billings 1; Central Washington 6, Eastern New Mexico 5; Western Washington 9, Notre Dame de Namur 1; CSU San Marcos 16, Simon Fraser 3; UT Permian Basin 5,. Western Oregon 4. 2 p.m. – Saint Martin’s 2, Minot State 1; Regis 8, Western Oregon 0; Simon Fraser 7, New Mexico Highlands 3; MSU Billings 10, UT Permian Basin 0). PORTLAND, Ore. – All seven GNAC teams competed in the MSUB Desert Stinger softball tournament last weekend in Las Vegas compiling a combined record of 18-22. After Vegas, it’s a relatively light week in the conference with Northwest Nazarene, Simon Fraser and Western Washington taking the week off. MSUB played its only three games of the week Monday and Tuesday at St. George, Utah, losing all three before heading home. Western Oregon and Saint Martin’s take relatively short trips to Clackamas to play in the Northwest Cup this weekend. The Wolves play Oregon Tech and College of Idaho Friday, while the Saints, after a Saturday twinbill at Pacific Lutheran, play three games in the Cup Sunday against College of Idaho, Saint Martin’s and Northwest Christian. Central Washington is the only GNAC team with a journey ahead this weekend as it travels to the Bay Area for doubleheaders with Dominican, Holy Names and Academy of Art Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Central Washington posted the best record at the Desert Stinger winning 4-of-5 games. Western Washington won 4-of-6 games, including a 3-2 record in games that were designated as “tournament counters”. THIS WEEK: Tuesday – MSU Billings 0 at Dixie State 6. Wednesday – MSU Billings 2-0 at Dixie State 3-9. Friday Concordia Northwest Cup at Clackamas (Oregon Tech vs. Western Oregon, 1 p.m.; College of Idaho vs. Western Oregon, 3 p.m.). Saturday - Central Washington at Dominican, 2 p.m.; Saint Martin’s at Pacific Lutheran, noon. Sunday – Central Washington at Holy Names, noon; Concordia Northwest Cup (Saint Martin’s vs. College of Idaho, 9 a.m.; Oregon Tech vs. Saint Martin’s, 11 a.m.; Saint Martin’s vs. Northwest Christian, 3 p.m.). Monday (Feb. 23) Saint Martin’s was also 3-2 in tournament counters and 33 overall. Both Simon Fraser and Montana State Billings were 3-3 overall (2-3 in tournament contests). Northwest Nazarene finished the tournament with a 1-4 record. Western Oregon was winless in six counters, including all five of its tournament counters. 1