May 8, 2010
FORT COLLINS, Colo. - The University of New Mexico softball team fell to Colorado State, 4-1 Saturday afternoon at Ram Field. Freshman Stefanie Carramusa led the Lobos at the plate going 3-for-3 with an RBI and two stolen bases. New Mexico returns home next weekend for their final homestand. The Lobos host UNLV on Thursday at 5 p.m. MT. New Mexico then hosts San Diego State for two games, Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 1 p.m. MT. The Lobos will honor their seniors in the final game on Saturday.
New Mexico started the game off with a leadoff walk by Cristin Anderson in the top of the first. With Anderson on second after advancing on a ground out by Jessica Garcia, Carramusa singled to left field to score Anderson and get the early 1-0 lead.
Colorado State came back in the bottom of the third scoring three runs. With a runner on base, Caitlan Stem doubled to score the first run for the Rams. Jenna Krogh then tripled to score Stem and scored on a single by Christine Thomsen to make it 3-1. The Rams scored one more run in the fifth to end the game 4-1.
Anderson went 1-for-3 at the plate with run a walk, and a stolen base. Katie Gilmore went a perfect 1-for-1 while pinching hitting for the Lobos. Kerry Hodgins and Jessica Lujan-Dresslar each got a hit during the game. Kaela DeBroeck (6-19) received the loss in the circle for New Mexico (11-34, 1-11 Mountain West Conference).
Colorado State was led at the plate by Stem going 2-for-3 with two runs, two RBIs, a double, and a home run. Kelli Eubanks (22-11) earned the win in the circle for the Rams to help her team improve to 28-18 and 6-6 in conference play.
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