Skip to simplified nav
Virginia Swept by No. 22 Notre Dame

VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM Lindsay Mayer
VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM
Lindsay Mayer
VIRGINIASPORTSDOTCOM

April 18, 2014

Game 1 Box Score | Game 2 Box Score

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.--The Virginia softball team fell in both games of a doubleheader to No. 22 Notre Dame, 8-0 and 12-1, Friday (April 18) at The Park. With the losses, the Cavaliers fell to 6-37 (1-21 ACC), while the Fighting Irish improved to 28-9 (8-4 ACC).

In the second game, the Irish scored seven in the third inning to break open the game en route to a 12-1 win in five innings. The Cavaliers scored in the third when junior Heidi Velk (Murrieta, Calif.) singled and stole second, her 13th steal of the season. She came home on a single by freshman Lindsay Mayer (Lincoln, R.I.).

Karley Wester was 3-for-4 with three runs batted in to lead Notre Dame, while Katey Haus added three RBI.

Rachel Nasland (5-1) picked up the win for the Irish, allowing one run in three innings of relief with five strikeouts. Sophomore pitcher Aimee Chapdelaine (Pembroke Pines, Fla.) threw a complete game in the loss.

In the first game, Notre Dame's Laura Winter (17-4) threw a perfect game with nine strikeouts, as the Irish defeated the Cavaliers, 8-0, in five innings.

The Irish scored five in the first, including a three-run home run by Winter. Cassidy Whidden added a two-run home run for Notre Dame in the fifth.

Chapdelaine (6-31) threw a complete game, allowing eight runs (seven earned) with two strikeouts.

The two teams conclude the three-game series Saturday (April 19) with first pitch scheduled for noon. Before the game, the Cavaliers will hold a brief senior ceremony. 


 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Anthony Gill
Even-Keeled Cavaliers Ready for Rematch
Men's Basketball
2/9/16
At 8 p.m. Tuesday, No. 7 Virginia meets ACC rival Virginia Tech at John Paul Jones Arena. The Hokies upset the Cavaliers last month in Blacksburg.
Lauren Moses
Short-Handed Cavaliers' Struggles Continue
Women's Basketball
2/8/16
Since losing All-ACC guard Faith Randolph, the Virginia women's basketball team has lost six of eight games. UVA hosts Syracuse on Thursday night.
Malcolm Brogdon
Selflessness Fuels Cavaliers' Latest Triumph
Men's Basketball
2/6/16
Ninth-ranked Virginia totaled 17 assists in its 64-50 win over ACC rival Pittsburgh at the sold-out Petersen Events Center on Saturday afternoon.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop