Softball grabs two NAC wins at Wisconsin Lutheran

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

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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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 an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.