Gold Takes Game 1 in World Series

Oct. 19, 2012

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa softball Gold team defeated the Grey squad, 7-1, in the opener of the best-of-three Grey-Gold World Series.

Junior Kayla Massey started for Gold and limited the Grey team to one run (unearned) on four hits. She also enjoyed a big day at the plate, tallying three hits.

Sammi Gyerman, Mallorree Grove, Brianna Luna, Bradi Wall and Tor Hawley also recorded hits for the Gold squad.

Senior Sam Valentine scored the Grey team’s lone run. Senior Chelsea Lyon suffered the loss on the mound.

The two teams continue action today at 4:15 p.m. at Pearl Field with game two. The final contest will begin Saturday at 12:30. Both games are free and open to the public.

Grey Team
Ashley Akers
Megan Blank
Johnnie Dowling
Erin Erickson
Steviee Grove
Chelsea Lyon
Whitney Repole
Aspen Rhodes
Krystal Shirrell
Sam Valentine
Micaela Whitney
Michelle Zoeller
Gold Team
Nikki Gentile
Brittanee Grove
Malloree Grove
Sammi Gyerman
Haley Hansel
Tor Hawley
Holly Hoffman
Brianna Luna
Kayla Massey
Sydney Reynolds
Shayla Starkenburg
Bradi Wall