No Event
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Wed Apr 05
Final
9 Denison
1 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Wed Apr 05
Final
3 Denison
2 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Apr 08
Final - 5 innings
0 Oberlin
8 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Apr 08
Final
1 Oberlin
6 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Apr 09
Final
4 Marietta
5 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Apr 09
Final
0 Marietta
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 11
Final
0 Denison
3 at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Tue Apr 11
Final
3 Denison
5 at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Fri Apr 14
Final
0 Wooster
1 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Apr 14
Final
1 Wooster
8 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Mon Apr 17
Final
7 Denison
4 at Capital
in Bexley, Ohio
Mon Apr 17
Final
9 Denison
2 at Capital
in Bexley, Ohio
Thu Apr 20
Final - 5 innings
0 Denison
8 at Thomas More
in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Thu Apr 20
Final
9 Denison
10 at Thomas More
in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Sun Apr 23
Final
1 Hiram
6 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Apr 23
Final - 6 innings
4 Hiram
14 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Apr 25
Final
3 Denison
4 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Tue Apr 25
Final
0 Denison
2 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Fri Apr 28
Final - 8 innings
5 Allegheny
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Apr 28
Final - 6 innings
0 Allegheny
8 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat May 06
Final
3 Denison
4 vs. DePauw
@ Wittenberg in Springfield, Ohio - NCAC Tournament
Sat May 06
Final
0 Wittenberg
2 Denison
in Springfield, Ohio - NCAC Tournament
Sun May 07
Final - 5 innings
11 Denison
1 vs. Wooster
@ Wittenberg in Springfield, Ohio - NCAC Tournament
Sun May 07
Final
4 Denison
3 vs. DePauw
@ Springfield, Ohio NCAC Championship
Sun May 07
Final
0 Denison
6 vs. DePauw
@ Springfield, Ohio NCAC Championship
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Denison opens 2012 with a pair of wins

Kelsey Hager tossed a no hitter in DU's season-opening win over Dubuque.
Kelsey Hager tossed a no hitter in DU's season-opening win over Dubuque.

The Denison softball team opened the 2012 season with victories over Dubuque (7-0) and Dickinson (5-4) on Sunday in Tucson, Ariz.

Against the Spartans, sophomore pitcher Kelsey Hager tossed a complete-game no hitter.  Hager fanned eight batters and issued two walks en route to her first win of the season.  The sophomore hurler carried a perfect game into the sixth inning before issuing a walk to pinch hitter Christina Guy.

Senior Hannah Price went 3-for-4 at the dish, including an RBI triple in the first inning.  In the second, senior Kait Fiore dropped an RBI single into left center that scored sophomore Meghan Edwards.  With two on and two outs, first-year Julie Rooney hit a double to right center that cleared the bases.  Jess Robertson added a solo home run in the third, while Rachel Laughlin and Price each logged RBI singles in the fourth.

Edwards went a perfect 2-for-2 with a run scored, while Fiore logged an RBI and scored twice.

Against the Red Devils, Denison jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first.  Dickinson answered with a single run in the bottom of the first and second to tie the game.  A pair of sacrifice flies by Price and Robertson in the third put DU back on top 4-2.  In the fourth, rookie Emily Lipsitz scored, what proved to be the game winning run, on an error by the pitcher.

The Red Devils shrunk the deficit to one after scoring a run in both the fifth and sixth frames.  In the bottom of the seventh, Madison Gerish drew a leadoff walk for Dickinson.  A sacrifice bunt and a ground out to the pitcher put Gerish 60 feet away from tying the game.  With two outs, Laughlin secured the win by getting Megan O'Neill to fly out to center field.

Price led the way with two RBIs, while Laughlin scored twice and swiped one bag.  Fiore and Rooney each logged a double for DU.  Laughlin picked up the win after allowing four runs on nine hits in seven innings of work.

The Big Red (2-0) returns to action on Monday when they take on Edgewood (6 p.m. MST) and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (8 p.m. MST).

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