An exceptional effort by Sam Marder led the Akron Racers (9-13) to a 6-2 win over the NY NJ Comets (3-20) on Saturday at Firestone Stadium.
Marder blasted two home runs for the Akron Racers. Marder went 2-2 in the game with three RBIs and two runs scored. Marder homered in the second and third innings.
Brittany Mack pitched lights out for the Akron Racers. The NY NJ Comets managed just three hits off of the the Akron Racers' pitcher, who allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out five during her five innings of work.
Lindsey Richardson brought the heat against the Akron Racers during her outing. The Akron Racers managed just one hit off of Richardson, who allowed no earned runs, walked two and struck out four during her 3 1/3 innings of work.
Katie Cotta was charged with her first loss of the year. She allowed six runs in 2 2/3 innings, walked two and struck out one.