Roy Throws No-Hitter for Win Against Framingham State

Samantha Roy struck out 13 batters in seven innings of work
Samantha Roy struck out 13 batters in seven innings of work

CLERMONT, Fla. – Samantha Roy threw the fourth no-hitter in program history to lead the Bowdoin softball team to a 3-0 win over Framingham State on Tuesday afternoon.

The Polar Bears are 9-3 following the win over Framingham State (2-4) and a 9-0 win against Western New England (4-4).

Game Highlights

  • Bowdoin put a pair of runs on the board in the fourth. Kasey Cunningham scored from third on a wild pitch. Karlye Pallotta tagged an RBI single to center, scoring Samantha Valdivia, to double the lead.
  • Valdivia drove in Bowdoin's final run in the sixth, doubling up the middle, and plating Cunningham.
  • The only Framingham player to reach base was a leadoff walk in the seventh inning. Roy followed up with two quick strikeouts.

By the Numbers

  • Roy pitched all seven innings, facing 22 batters, and struck out 10 batters. The leadoff walk in the seventh was her only blemish.
  • Cunningham and Valdivia each went 2-for-3 at the plate.
  • Pallotta had a stolen base.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears play Calvin and Geneseo on Thursday.