Despite her monster day at the plate, Chelsea Rex was unable to prevent Central Connecticut State from sweeping the St. Francis softball team on Sunday.
Rex, who played third base in the first game of a doubleheader and pitched in relief in the second game, went 5-for-7 with three runs scored and three homers — a two-run shot, a three-run blast and a grand slam. She had nine RBIs for the day, but St. Francis fell 12-11 in extra innings and 9-8 in the second game and has a 16-15 record heading into Tuesday’s game at Penn State.
For the year, the Philipsburg-Osceola graduate is hitting .318 with four runs scored, seven hits, three homers and 12 RBIs. In the pitching circle she is 4-2 with a 5.32 ERA. In 52 2/3 innings she has allowed 59 hits and 50 runs, 40 earned, while walking 27 and striking out 41.
Scott Glass (State College, Bucknell) is hitting .256 with seven runs scored, 11 hits, a double and five RBIs. Bucknell is 9-22.
Matt Fisher (Bellefonte, Mansfield) is hitting.258. He has scored 12 runs and has four doubles and a triple among his 17 hits. He has driven in 14 runs.
Seth Tressler (Bellefonte, Mansfield) has a .314 average with 22 runs scored, 27 hits, eight doubles and 28 RBIs. Mansfield is 11-14.
Justin Taylor (Bald Eagle Area, California, Pa.) is hitting .364 with three runs scored, four hits, two doubles and an RBI. On the mound he is 4-2 with a 3.45 ERA. In 31 1/3 innings he has given up 35 hits and 13 runs, 12 earned, while walking nine and striking out 22.
A.J. Robinson (BEA, Cal, Pa.) has a .241 average with 14 runs scored, 19 hits, four doubles, a triple, a homer and 21 RBIs. Cal is 20-7.
Brandon Myers (Philipsburg-Osceola, Slippery Rock) is hitting .306 with 13 runs scored, 26 hits, four doubles, two homers and 15 RBIs. Slippery Rock is 20-10.
Matt Curtis (P-O, Slippery Rock) is hitting .267 with 15 runs scored and 20 hits. He has driven in six runs.
Luke Curtis (P-O, Pitt) is 0-0 with a 5.68 ERA. He has worked 12 2/3 innings and has allowed 15 hits and 12 runs, eight earned, while walking four and striking out seven. Pitt is 20-8.
Drew Bryan (P-O, VMI) is hitting .284. He has scored 20 runs and driven in 17. Among his 31 hits are six doubles and two triples. VMI is 16-19.
Austin Mock (State College, IUP) has scored four runs and driven in six. He’s hitting .271 with three doubles and a homer. IUP is 14-13.
Clint Hicks (State College, PSU-Harrisburg) has a 2-1 record and a 5.81 ERA. He has given up 21 runs, 17 earned, 36 hits and has walked two and fanned 16. Harrisburg is 13-9.
Brandon Auman (State College, PSU-Altoona) has a 1-0 record and a 2.79 ERA. In 9 2/3 innings he has given up nine hits and three runs, all earned, while walking six and striking out nine.
Colin Muthler (State College, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .154 with two hits. Altoona is 7-15.
Trey Nicosia (State College, Wagner) has four hits, three RBIs and has scored one run. Wagner is 12-15.
Cody Doran (P-O, Allegany CC) is hitting .339 with 12 runs, 21 hits, three doubles, a triple and 12 RBIs. Allegany is 10-12.
Shane Regel (State College, Allegheny) is hitting .125 with a run scored, a single and an RBI. Allegheny is 13-5.
Brandon Quay (Bellefonte, Alderson-Broaddus) is hitting .250 with four runs scored, five hits, a double and two RBIs. A-B is 15-1.
Matt Fry (State College, Washington & Jefferson) is hitting .231 with three runs, three hits, two doubles and four RBIs. W&J is 14-5.
Parker Watson (P-O, Lock Haven) is 2-4 with a 4.97 ERA. In 29 innings he has given up 37 hits and 23 runs, 16 earned, while walking 16 and striking out 16. Lock Haven is 11-14.
Mike Marcinko (P-O, Shippensburg) is hitting .364 with 22 runs scored, 32 hits, three doubles, a triple and 12 RBIs. Shippensburg is 18-12.
Jordan Schainholz (Bellefonte, Bloomsburg) is hitting .130 with six runs, six hits, two doubles, two triples and three RBIs. Bloomsburg is 6-23.
Michael Finlan (State College, Marietta College) is 1-0 with a 1.40 ERA. In 19 1/3 innings he has given up 17 hits and three runs, all earned, while walking four and fanning 10. Marietta is 15-6.
Jasa Mitchell (BEA, Indiana, Pa.) leads the team in all of the major hitting categories. She’s batting .357 with 14 runs scored, 25 hits, seven doubles, four homers and 21 RBIs. She also has one triple. IUP is 15-8.
Lily Glunt (BEA, PSU-Altoona) is second in batting with a .438 average. She has scored 10 runs and has 14 hits including a double and two homers and a team-high 10 RBIs.
Brittany Smith (Bellefonte, PSU-Altoona) is fourth in hitting with a .390 average. She has scored 12 runs and has a double among her 16 hits. She has driven in seven runs.
Christina Stathes (Bellefonte, PSU-Altoona) has a .160 average with four runs scored, four hits, a homer and four RBIs. Altoona is 9-5.
Kelly Chambers (BEA, PSU-Altoona) has a .324 average with 14 runs scored, 12 hits, two doubles, three homers and five RBIs.
Cassondra Ross (BEA, PSU-Altoona) is 2-1 with a 4.67 ERA. In 12 innings she has allowed 18 hits and 10 runs, eight earned, while walking three and striking out four. She’s also hitting .313 with a run scored, five hits, two doubles and five RBIs.
Raychel DeArmitt (Bellefonte, PSU-Altoona) is leading the team in hitting with a .533 average. She has scored five runs and driven in six. Among her eight hits are three doubles and a homer. In the circle she is 2-3 with a 2.56 ERA. In 27 1/3 innings she has allowed 16 hits and 11 runs, 10 earned, while waking eight and striking out 37.
Clarissa Keller (Penns Valley, PSU-Altoona) has a .325 average with nine runs scored, 13 hits, three doubles and six RBIs.
Jennifer Ashcraft (State College, Juniata) is hitting .125 with two runs, two hits, a double and two RBIs. Juniata is 7-9.
Shelby Kline (State College, Mt. Aloysius) is 4-1 with a 3.51 ERA. In 33 1/3 innings she has yielded 27 hits and 15 runs, 13 earned, while walking five and striking out 16.
Elle Hart (State College, Mt. Aloysius) is hitting .380. She has scored 17 runs and driven in six. Among her 19 hits are three doubles and a triple. Mt. Aloysius is 12-3.
Janelle Poorman (BEA, Lycoming) is hitting .229 with four runs, 11 hits, three doubles, two homers and 14 RBIs. Lycoming is 10-10.
Chelsey Poorman (BEA, Lycoming) is hitting .333 with four runs, two hits and an RBI.
Shawna Risely (BEA, Lycoming) has a single and has scored a run.
Tess Deardorff (Penns Valley, Lebanon Valley) is hitting .350 with 19 runs and 28 hits. She has seven RBIs and is 15-15 in stolen base attempts. Lebanon Valley is 19-3 and on a 17-game winning streak.
Kate Deardorff (Penns Valley, Lebanon Valley) is hitting .338 with 14 runs scored, 26 hits, two doubles and 13 RBIs. She is 14-for-15 in stolen base attempts.
Morgan Coble (P-O, Shenandoah) is hitting .327 with 16 runs scored, 32 hits, eight doubles, two homers and 27 RBIs. Shenandoah is 16-14.
Taylor Parsons (BEA, St. Francis) is hitting .343 with 21 runs scored, 35 hits, six doubles, a triple, a homer, 15 RBIs and is 12-for-15 in stolen base attempts.
Hannah Cooper (Bellefonte, Central Connecticut State) is hitting .284 with four runs scored, 21 hits, three doubles, a homer and 11 RBIs. Central Connecticut State is 20-9 and leading the Northeast Conference.
Track & field
Brice Beals (BEA, Lock Haven) had a throw of 129 feet, 4 inches in the discus and 139-4 in the hammer throw but did not place in the Millersville Metrics.
Nathan Sweeley (Penns Valley, Lock Haven) ran on the fifth-place 4x100-meter relay team that was timed in 44.03 seconds, was fifth in his section in the 200 in 23.07 and ran on the 4x400 relay team that took third in a time of 3:23.11.
Corey King (Penns Valley, Lock Haven) also ran on the 4x100 relay and ran an 11:96 in the 100, failing to place.
Chris Borden (State College, George Mason) is 1-0 in singles and 8-5 in doubles. George Mason is 10-5.
Andy Jameson (State College, Eastern) has seven goals and three assists. Eastern is 8-2.