SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 2013
Smith Shuts Out Lynn in Series Opener, 3-0
BOCA RATON, Fla. (Softball) – Florida Tech won the first game of the series against Lynn 3-0 on Saturday at Lynn Softball Field. The Panthers (21-12, 8-2 SSC) have now won 12 straight games, while the Fighting Knights are 16-15 overall and 2-5 SSC.
Amanda Smith (14-5) threw a complete-game seven innings and walked one, while striking out five. She allowed a runner on third base only twice all game.
Amanda Bueno put the Panthers on the board with a two-out double in the second inning to score Ashley Montion.
In the following inning, Montion hit a sacrifice fly to center field to bring in Kara Dickinson. FIT added one more run on a bases loaded walk by Bueno.
The Panthers and Fighting Knights will conclude the three-game set with a 12 p.m. doubleheader on Sunday in Boca Raton. Live audio and stats will be available courtesy of Lynn. The links can be found at FloridaTechSports.com.