Softball travels to Edgewood for NAC showdown

Softball travels to Edgewood for NAC showdown

MEQUON, Wis. - Concordia University Wisconsin returns to the diamond on Wednesday afternoon for a Northern Athletics Conference doubleheader at Edgewood College in Verona, Wis.

Fans unable to attend the game can watch live video or follow live statistics.

The Falcons (13-11, 8-2 NAC) are clicking on all cylinders in NAC play recently, as they have won eight of their 10 games in the past two weeks. During the stretch, senior Danielle Burke (Burlington, Wis.) won NAC Pitcher of the Week honors and sophomore pitcher Jamie Schuh (Freedom, Wis.) has struck out a team-best 28 batters.

At the plate, freshman Jessica Liszka (Lindenhurst, Ill.) is hitting .394 with 13 hits - four doubles - and a team-high nine RBI. In addition, junior Cara Landherr (Waukesha, Wis.) and junior Abbie Goetsch (Grayslake, Ill.) have each hit a pair of homers.

EC (9-13, 2-6 NAC) is led by Jessica Spitzer who has 34 hit, is batting .459. She also has 18 hit - 10 doubles - and seven home runs. In the circle, Charlie Leikness leads the pitching staff with 37 strikeouts.