Stanford 3, Illinois State 0
Date of competition: Friday, March 6, 2009
Ashley Chinn pitched her second shutout of the season and the Stanford softball team beat Illinois State, 3-0, in Friday's opening day of the Stanford Louisville Slugger Invitational.
The fifth-ranked Cardinal (19-1) increased its on-going school record 18th consecutive victory.
Chinn (7-0) has not allowed an earned run over his past 15 innings.
Maddy Coon singled home a run in the third, while Ashley Hansen and Jenna Becerra added RBI hits in the sixth.
Stanford plays Penn State in Friday's second game.
Stanford Louisville Slugger Invitational
Illinois State 000 000 0 -- 0 5 0
Stanford 001 002 x -- 3 7 3
Smith, Burton (6) and Gorell. Chinn and Neill. WP -- Chinn (7-0). LP -- Smith (2-5).
2B -- Haber, Becerra, Hansen (S). 2 hits -- Gorrell (IS).
Records: Stanford 19-1; Illinois State 7-8
posted by Rick on Mar 6, 2009 at 3:57 pm
Ashley Chinn has not allowed an earned run in 15 innings
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