Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
E. Michigan Blanks Drake
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: February 22, 2002
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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Feb. 22, 2002

Box Score

TUCSON--Eastern Michigan opened its season with a 6-0 victory over Drake (0-7) in Arizona's Worth Wildcat Invitational softball tournament Friday afternoon.

Eagles pitcher Marcy Mobley held the Bulldogs to four hits and struck out six for the shutout victory.

Julie Stoll hit a bases-loaded double in the top of the first to give Eastern Michigan a 3-0 lead it held until the top of the seventh inning.

The Eagles scored three runs without a hit to finish the scoring. An walk put Genny Hahn on base and she scored on an error by the shortop. A double steal by Jilian Raines and Christie Koetser put two more runners on when the catcher threw the ball away at third and the leftfielder let it get past.