Thursday was a great day for Cat Osterman, as Osterman threw a shutout to carry the USSSA Pride (1-0) to a 4-0 victory over the Akron Racers (0-1) at Rosemont Stadium.
Osterman got the win for the USSSA Pride thanks to 10 strikeouts. The USSSA Pride's pitcher gave up just two hits over seven shutout innings.
Megan Willis racked up two RBIs on one hit for the USSSA Pride. She homered in the second inning.
Despite the loss, the Akron Racers' Lisa Norris dominated the USSSA Pride's batters, giving up zero runs and striking out six.
Erin Arevalo was charged with her first loss of the year. She lasted just three innings, walked two, struck out one, and allowed four runs.