May 05, 2007
May 5, 2007|
EAST PEORIA, ILL. - Southern Illinois University Edwardsville rolled into the championship game of the Great Lakes Valley Conference Softball Championships Saturday with a 5-0 win over Lewis.
The Cougars, gaining their 40th victory of the season, will play Lewis in the championship game. Lewis advanced through the consolation bracket with a 6-2 win over Missouri-Rolla. Lewis, 33-11, will have to defeat SIUE, 40-8, twice for the conference title while SIUE needs just one more victory.
SIUE pitcher Kaitlin Colosimo, the GLVC Pitcher of the Year, improved her season record to 24-3 with the shutout. She struck out six and scattered six hits.
Ashley Price led the Cougar offense with a pair of RBI singles. Jodie Ohlau recorded an RBI and scored twice.