FRANKLIN, Mass. Karissa Menzinger threw a complete game no hitter in game two of the doubleheader, capping a great day for the Bulldogs. Dean defeated NHTI 10-7 and 10-0 to improve to 7-1 on the year.
The Bulldogs scored 4 runs in the second inning to break a 1-1 tie. NHTI got 3 runs back in the third and took the lead with 3 more in the fifth. Dean scored 1 in the bottom half of the fifth and then exploed for 4 runs in the 7th inning to secure the come from behind victory.
Taylor went 7 innings, surrending 7 runs on 8 hits while striking out 9.
Dean controlled the entire second game. Karissa Menzinger dominated on the mound striking out 7 while not allowing a hit. Nevarez drove in 3 on 1 hit and Sessa and Taylor drove in 1 a piece.
Dean next plays Wednesday in a doubleheader at Becker. First pitch is at 3:00 PM.