Softball grabs two NAC wins at Wisconsin Lutheran

Softball grabs two NAC wins at Wisconsin Lutheran
April 10, 2009

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

The Benedictine softball team rolled up two more Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) wins on Friday, topping Wisconsin Lutheran College, 14-0 and 8-3, in Milwaukee, Wis. The Eagles improved to 17-5 and 7-1 in the NAC. The winning pitcher in game one was freshman Brittany Adcox, picking up her 10th victory of the season. Adcox pitched four innings, allowed no hits and struck out four during her stint. Fellow freshman Stephanie Iori was credited with the victory in the second game. Sophomores Brittney Carnell and Lisa Rybak also had stints in the circle for game two. Senior Kristin Bonk and sophomore Sam Corban each went 2-for-3 in the game as a part of the nine-hit Eagles' attack. Erin Galloway and Steff Rybarczyk each drove in a pair of runs. Corban, Rybarczyk and Cassie Cappetto each had doubles in the game. In game two, the big bat belonged to Bonk. Bonk went 4-for-4 with one run scored and an RBI. Bonk also had a double in the game. Corban and senior Blair Erickson each went 2-for-4. Corban scored twice and slapped a triple as a part of her game two ledger.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.