Mocs Drop 3-0 Loss To Belmont at Frost Stadium

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
On a cold, windy night at Frost Stadium, the Chattanooga Mocs softball team stranded six runners and dropped a tough 3-0 decision to Belmont on Wednesday evening.

Following the loss, the Mocs fall to 8-12 on the season. Belmont improved to an impressive 12-3 overall.

Freshman pitcher Allison Swinford (3-3) had one of her best outings of the season in the circle. Swinford tossed a complete game and allowed just three hits while yielding only one earned run of the three total runs scored by Belmont.

The Mocs defense and offense both went cold, committing three errors and mustering only four hits in the loss.

Brook Womack finished the game 1-for-3 and had the only extra-base hit of the game for UTC with a double in the seventh inning.
Amy Lewis, Morgan Kazerooni and Aly Walker all singled for the Mocs.

Belmont plated an unearned run in the top of the third after a Mocs fielding error allowed the inning to continue.

The Bruins extended their lead after a solo homerun in the top of the fourth and would later add another run in the sixth on an interference call to build a 3-0 advantage.

Chattanooga put runners on second and third with no outs in the final frame after a lead-off walk and Womack’s double. They couldn’t piece a rally together as Belmont’s starting pitcher Brooklin Lee retired the next three UTC hitters in order.

The Mocs will now head to Clearwater, Fla., to play 11 games in ten days during the USF Under Armour Invitational. They’ll start the action on Friday against UCF and Central Michigan at 4:15 and 6:30 p.m., respectively. Live stats will be available for all 11 games and links can be found on the schedule page. 



3 Attachments

Click here to Reply, Reply to all, or Forward
11.26 GB (75%) of 15 GB used
Program Policies
Powered by Google
Last account activity: 44 minutes ago

Page 1 of 3


PHOTOS: East Hamilton Defeats Walker Valley In Overtime, 63-58

PHOTOS: Signal Mountain Edges Hixson 67-64 In Double Overtime

PREP BASKETBALL TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11 Walker Valley at East Hamilton Soddy Daisy at McMinn Co. White Co. at Red Bank Bradley at Ooltewah Lookout Valley at South Pittsburg ... (click for more)

Signal Mountain overcame an early deficit to win 67-64 against Hixson Tuesday in double-overtime. (click for more)



PREP BASKETBALL TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11 Walker Valley at East Hamilton Soddy Daisy at McMinn Co. White Co. at Red Bank Bradley at Ooltewah Lookout Valley at South Pittsburg Signal Mountain at Hixson East Ridge at Tyner Marion Co. at Sale Creek CSAS at Copper Basin Collegedale Academy at CCS Grace at Notre Dame Cleveland at Cookeville Boyd-Buchanan ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: East Hamilton Defeats Walker Valley In Overtime, 63-58

Breaking News

Investors Planning $9 Million In Improvements At Run-Down Patten Towers Needs 25-Year Tax Abatement

An official of an investor group planning $9 million in improvements at run-down Patten Towers said a 25-year PILOT tax abatement is essential for the project to go forward. The City Council is asked to vote on the tax break on Dec. 18. The County Commission will be asked to okay a similar resolution. John Shepard of Nashville-based Elmington said current property taxes at ... (click for more)

Henderson, Mitchell Ask Council To Consider Language On Preserving Steep Slopes And Floodplains

City Council members Chip Henderson and Jerry Mitchell said they want the council to consider language on preserving steep slopes and floodplains. They said they want to go further than Councilman Darrin Ledford, who is proposing new curbs on erosion control and reducing stormwater runoff. Councilman Ledford on Tuesday presented a proposed new ordinance that adds a section ... (click for more)


Alstom And Tubman: A Tale Of Two Sites

The former Alstom industrial site on the riverfront and the former Harriett Tubman housing site in East Chattanooga both have a lot of redevelopment potential. And yet the city of Chattanooga seems to view them quite differently. Alstom is the fair-haired child; Tubman is the forgotten child. The Alstom area was recently designated as an "opportunity zone" in a new program ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: USA Today Is Wrong

After spending half of a century in the newspaper business, you will find it universal that one’s “personal ethics” demand you leave children off the news page. You don’t interview an 11-year-old who just watched her house burn down and now can’t find her kitty. You don’t take a kid’s picture at his daddy’s trial and, more than anything, never publish a word that would cause a child ... (click for more)