No Event
Sun Mar 12
Final - 7 innings
5 Denison
3 at Chapman
in Orange, Calif.
Sun Mar 12
Final - 7 innings
1 Denison
7 at Chapman
in Orange, Calif.
Mon Mar 13
Final
9 Denison
4 at Pomona-Pitzer
in Claremont, Calif.
Mon Mar 13
Final
8 Denison
6 at Pomona-Pitzer
in Claremont, Calif.
Tue Mar 14
Final - 8 innings
11 Denison
9 at Whittier
in Whittier, Calif.
Tue Mar 14
Final
11 Denison
8 at Whittier
in Whittier, Calif.
Wed Mar 15
Final
8 Denison
1 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
in Claremont, Calif.
Wed Mar 15
Final
5 Denison
2 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
in Claremont, Calif.
Fri Mar 17
Final
0 Denison
1 at Cal Lutheran
in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Fri Mar 17
Final
4 Denison
7 at Cal Lutheran
in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Tue Mar 21
Final
14 Muskingum
5 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Mar 21
Final
7 Muskingum
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Thu Mar 23
Final - 5 innings
13 Denison
1 at Mount St. Joseph
in Cincinnati, Ohio
Thu Mar 23
Final
7 Denison
2 at Mount St. Joseph
in Cincinnati, Ohio
Sat Mar 25
Final
2 Defiance
4 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Mar 25
Final
4 Defiance
9 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Mar 29
Final - 5 innings
9 Denison
0 at Otterbein
in Westerville, Ohio
Wed Mar 29
Final
2 Denison
6 at Otterbein
in Westerville, Ohio
Sat Apr 01
Final
0 Ohio Wesleyan
7 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Apr 01
Final
11 Ohio Wesleyan
8 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Apr 05
Final
9 Denison
1 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Wed Apr 05
Final
3 Denison
2 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Apr 08
Final - 5 innings
0 Oberlin
8 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Apr 08
Final
1 Oberlin
6 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Apr 09
Final
4 Marietta
5 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Apr 09
Final
0 Marietta
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 11
Final
0 Denison
3 at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Tue Apr 11
Final
3 Denison
5 at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Fri Apr 14
Final
0 Wooster
1 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Apr 14
Final
1 Wooster
8 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Mon Apr 17
Final
7 Denison
4 at Capital
in Bexley, Ohio
Mon Apr 17
Final
9 Denison
2 at Capital
in Bexley, Ohio
Thu Apr 20
Final - 5 innings
0 Denison
8 at Thomas More
in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Thu Apr 20
Final
9 Denison
10 at Thomas More
in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Sun Apr 23
Final
1 Hiram
6 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Apr 23
Final - 6 innings
4 Hiram
14 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 25
Final
3 Denison
4 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Tue Apr 25
Final
0 Denison
2 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Fri Apr 28
4:30 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Apr 28
6:30 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
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Big Red rallies for doubleheader sweep

Laura Bagan | Photo by Jace Delgado
Laura Bagan | Photo by Jace Delgado

CLAREMONT, Calif -- A seventh-inning rally in game two propelled the Big Red to a twinbill sweep at Pomona-Pitzer on Monday at Wig Beach Field. Denison won the opener 9-4 before taking game two 8-6.

Trailing 4-1 in the night cap, freshman Lindsey Clemson pulled the Big Red to within one with a base hit to right center in the top of the sixth. Clemson's single brought home senior Ryan Lee and junior Lauren Secaras. Down to their final out and still down a run, freshman Emilie Fisher dropped a single into center to keep DU's hopes alive. Secaras followed with a base hit through the left side. Sophomore Ricki Asher drove in the game-tying run with a base hit to left center. After Lee worked a walk from Emily Rockhill, the Sagehens brought Bianca Cockrell in from right field to pitch. The move did not pay off for Pomona-Pitzer as Cockrell walked Clemson with the bases loaded, scoring the go-ahead run in the form of Secaras. After a wild pitch brought home another run, sophomore Laura Bagan continued the two-out rally with a two-run single to center that extended Denison's new-found lead to four.

The Sagehens tried to pull off some two-out magic of their own after Cockrell doubled in Liz Rodarte in the bottom of the seventh. A walk to Rockhill forced the Big Red coaching staff to pull off some defensive changes that resulted in senior Erin Laswell stepping into the circle. Laswell did surrender an RBI single to Sam Carlson, but the senior was able to get Marya Ornelas to fly out to Bagan in left for the final out of the game.

Senior Kerry Hager delivered a run-scoring single down the left line that allowed Vazquez to cross the plate in the third. Pomona-Pitzer answered in the bottom of the frame with four runs. The inning came to an end when Sofia Baig flew into a double play that saw Hager gun down Izzy Deatherag at the plate.

Secaras picked up the win in relief after giving up two runs on three hits in 4.1 innings of work. Laswell earned her third-career save after allowing one hit before getting Ornelas to fly out to Bagan in left. Clemson led the offensive charge with two hits and three RBIs, while Fisher, Secaras and Bagan also had two hits. Secaras and Lee each scored twice.

In game one, the Sagehens plated a single run in the bottom of the second to grab the early lead. The Big Red responded with a six-run third to go in front by five. Junior Sarah Herold knocked in a pair with a double to center that scored Bagan and Mckinly Vazquez. Hager followed with a base hit to right center that allowed Herold to touch the dish. Asher extended the Denison lead with a double to left that knocked in Hager, while a two-run single by Bagan scored Secaras and Asher.

Rodarte cut into the deficit with a one-out solo homer to center. DU rebuilt a 9-2 advantage with two tallies in the sixth and another run in the seventh. Fisher and Secaras each drove in a run in the sixth, while Bagan blasted a home run to left for the Big Red's ninth tally. Rodarte provided Pomona-Pitzer's final two runs with her second long ball of the day, a two-run shot to center.

Freshman Taryn Welch won her Denison debut, tossing a complete game with three strikeouts. Bagan led the offensive charge by going 3-for-4 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored. Herold finished with two hits, including a double, while also driving in a pair and scoring two more runs. Hager and Secaras also had two hits each, while Vazquez touched the dish twice.

DU improves to 3-1 on the year with the sweep, while Pomona-Pitzer falls to 5-9 on the year. The Big Red is back in action on Tuesday when they take on Whittier. Game one of the twibill is scheduled for 4 p.m. ET.