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7:00 PM
Suffolk
vs. Salve Regina
Fri Nov 22
5:30 PM
Salve Regina
at Bridgewater St.
Cave Classic Tournament
Fri Nov 22
7:00 PM
Salve Regina
at Wentworth
Fri Nov 22
7:00 PM
Salve Regina
at Endicott
Sat Nov 23
TBA
Salve Regina
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@ Bridgewater, Mass. Cave Classic Tournament
Sat Nov 23
1:00 PM
Suffolk
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Sat Nov 23
2:00 PM
Endicott
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Sat Nov 23
7:05 PM
Wentworth
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Tue Nov 26
7:00 PM
Salve Regina
at St. Joseph (Conn.)
Tue Nov 26
7:00 PM
Salve Regina
at Wesleyan (Conn.)
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1:00 PM
Fitchburg St.
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Fri Mar 06
3:00 PM
Salve Regina
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Sat Mar 07
TBA
Salve Regina
vs. Oswego
@ Arcadia, Pa.
Tue Mar 10
3:00 PM
Johnson & Wales (RI)
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Wed Mar 11
3:00 PM
New England Col.
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Sat Mar 21
12:00 PM
Curry
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1:00 PM
Suffolk
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Tue Nov 26
7:00 PM
Salve Regina
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Sun Dec 01
1:00 PM
Dean College
vs. Salve Regina
Wed Dec 04
7:30 PM
Salve Regina
at Western New Eng.
Sat Dec 07
3:00 PM
Salve Regina
at U. of New England
Tue Dec 10
7:30 PM
Endicott
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7:00 PM
Suffolk
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Fri Nov 22
5:30 PM
Salve Regina
at Bridgewater St.
Cave Classic Tournament
Sat Nov 23
TBA
Salve Regina
vs. Cave Classic Tournament
@ Bridgewater, Mass. Cave Classic Tournament
Sat Nov 30
2:00 PM
Salve Regina
at Eastern Nazarene
Wed Dec 04
5:30 PM
Salve Regina
at Western New Eng.
Sat Dec 07
1:00 PM
Salve Regina
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7:00 PM
Salve Regina
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7:05 PM
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Fri Nov 29
4:00 PM
Salve Regina
vs. Oswego
@ Utica, N.Y.
Sat Nov 30
TBA
Salve Regina
at TBD
Sat Dec 07
4:50 PM
Salve Regina
at Curry
Tue Dec 10
7:00 PM
Salve Regina
at New England Col.
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7:00 PM
Salve Regina
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2:00 PM
Endicott
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7:00 PM
Salve Regina
at Wesleyan (Conn.)
Tue Dec 03
7:00 PM
Connecticut Col.
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Fri Dec 06
2:00 PM
U. of New England
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Sat Dec 07
4:00 PM
Salve Regina
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1:00 PM
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1:00 PM
Mass.-Dartmouth
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Tue Feb 25
TBA
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Sat Feb 29
1:00 PM
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Sat Mar 07
1:00 PM
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4:00 PM
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1:00 PM
Simmons
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Wed Mar 04
4:00 PM
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at Mass.-Dartmouth
Sat Mar 07
1:00 PM
Mount Holyoke
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Sat Mar 14
1:00 PM
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Tue Mar 17
5:00 PM
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3:00 PM
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Seahawks victorious in extra innings, first win over Judges since 1999

Nikki Bukovsky delivered a game-winning RBI single in the ninth inning as Salve Regina defeated Brandeis for the first time since 1999. (Photo by Khari Halliburton)
Nikki Bukovsky delivered a game-winning RBI single in the ninth inning as Salve Regina defeated Brandeis for the first time since 1999. (Photo by Khari Halliburton)

NEWPORT, R.I. - After a pitchers' duel through seven innings erupted with 11 runs scored in extra innings, Salve Regina University softball had a 7-6 victory and its first win over Brandeis University since 1999. The Judges scored a 9-2 decision in the nightcap to salvage a split in the non-league doubleheader at Toppa Field.

Brandeis (10-12) improved its record to 12-4 in the all-time series with Salve Regina (13-13). Starter Kelsey Boarman (No. Dighton, Mass.) was the winner in game one, going the full nine innings for her sixth victory, and took the loss in game two as the starter to fall to 6-7 on the season. Nikki Cote (Shelton, Conn.) remained unbeaten in four starts on the season (3-0), allowing just two runs in five innings for the victory in game two.

Both game one starters rolled through the lineups in the first four innings. Boarman gave up a first-inning single after the leadoff batter reached on an error, but then retired the next 13 Judges she faced into the fifth inning.

With two outs in the top of the fifth, the bottom two in the Judges' batting order - Madison Hunter (Parker, Colo.) and Madison Gagnon (Westlake Village, Calif.) - extended the inning with consecutive singles. Left fielder Leah Shapiro (Beverly Hills, Calif.) drove in the game's first run with her single to shortstop.

Meanwhile, Brandeis starter Samantha Wroblewski (Delray Beach, Fla.) retired the first 13 Seahawks she faced before issuing a full-count walk to centerfielder Lexi Soucie (No. Easton, Mass.) with one out in the bottom of the fifth. One out later, Lauren Fountain (Cheshire, Conn.) singled to right center to put Soucie on third. Skye Hart (Hope Valley, R.I.) followed with a game-tying single to right center.

Hunter, Gagnon, and Shapiro had successive singles to open the seventh inning against Boarman. The Seahawk righty induced a bouncer back to her circle and forced Hunter at home to catcher Genevieve Benoit (Swampscott, Mass.). Infield still in behind her, Boarman got the next two Judges to ground to shortstop Nikki Bukovsky (Westport, Conn.) and she first went to home for out number two and next went to first for out number three.

In the first extra frame, Amanda Shore (San Jose, Calif.) laced a two-run, ground rule double to right field and later scored on a sacrifice fly. Trailing 4-1, Bukovsky had a one-out RBI single off Wroblewski's glove to score pinch-runner Taylor Parry (Quincy, Mass.) before Benoit tied the game with a two-out, two-run single just out of reach of Gagnon at second base.

Onto the ninth, Brandeis scored two runs without a hit. Trailing 6-4, Soucie scored from second on an error by center field in the bottom of the ninth, before Hart doubled to tie the game (her second game-tying RBI of the contest) and moved Fountain to third with the potential game-winning run. Wroblewski got a bouncer back to the circle to freeze Fountain at third and record the second out of the inning, but Bukovsky singled through the right side and Salve Regina had the walk-off victory.

A three-run, first-inning homer to right center for third baseman Madison Sullivan (Dover, N.H.) kick started a 9-2 victory for the visitors in the nightcap. Sullivan added a two-run shot to right field in the fourth inning, off reliever Kara O'Riley (Acton, Mass.), and Shore followed with her second homer of the season, a two-run drive to left field, and the Judges had an eight-run lead.

Fountain's solo homer leading off the bottom of the fifth closed the gap to seven runs and extended the game beyond any mercy rule.

Shortstop Anya Kamber (Sammamish, Wash.) collected four hits in the nightcap for Brandeis which plays at Lasell on Thursday. Salve Regina hosts Rhode Island College on Thursday at Toppa before finishing its regular season on the road with three Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) doubleheaders - at Western New England (4/18), at Curry (4/19), and at Endicott (4/21).