April 22, 2014 | Softball
Central gets softball bounceback with walkoff Canney blast
PELLA--A pair of seventh-inning runs gave No. 9 Coe College a 5-3 win Tuesday that all but ended No. 12 Central’s Iowa Conference title hopes. But Katie Canney, after going hitless in game one and reaching the edge of the warning track in the fifth inning of the nightcap, didn’t miss her chance in the seventh, hammering a 1-0 pitch deep over the left-field fence for a 2-1 walkoff triumph.
April 21, 2014 | General Information
Three Central athletes named conference performers of the week
PELLA—Central College women’s track sprinter Abi Davis raced to her second consecutive Iowa Conference track events performer of the week award, while men’s track thrower Steven Messerschmidt and softball first baseman Kaitlyn Matzen each earned their first recognition.
April 19, 2014 | Baseball
Rushing, Dutch complete four-game series sweep
PELLA—Senior Robbie Rushing picked up the victory on the mound in Saturday’s opener before going 4-for-5 at the plate in the series finale, leading the Central College baseball team to 4-2, 13-5 wins over Coe College for the four-game sweep.