LA PLATA, Md. - March 10 - The Erie Community College softball team opened the 2012 season Saturday with three games in the Southern Maryland Tournament. ECC went 1-2 on the day and awaits word of its opponent Sunday.
The Kats suffered a 2-0 loss to Hagerstown Community College but rebounded with a 5-2 win over the University of Maryland club team. ECC then dropped a 10-2 decision to CCBC-Catonsville.
Sophomore infielder Lisa Keating (West Seneca, N.Y./West Seneca West) had two hits on the day to lead the Kats. Freshman pitcher Hannah Foster (Collins, N.Y./Springville) recorded five strikeouts while freshman outfielder Cayla Galus (Tonawanda, N.Y./Tonawanda) was credited with several outstanding defensive plays by the coaching staff.