Chelsea Thomas finished the Pan Am game with a 0.64 ERA
Oct. 24, 2011
COLUMBIA, Mo. - The United States Women's National Softball Team won their second gold medal of the year on Sunday, when they captured first place at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Sunday with a dominating 11-1 victory in four innings over Canada. Team USA finished the tournament with a 9-0 record, with seven of those wins coming via run rule.
Redshirt junior Chelsea Thomas and three-time Mizzou All-American Rhea Taylor had strong performances again for Team USA. Taylor hit safely in her first four games and finished the tournament with a .357 batting average (5-for-14). She scored six runs, drove in a run, and stole two bases in as many attempts.
Thomas got two starts for the Americans and picked up wins in both of them. She first pitched against the Dominican Republic in the USA's second game of the tournament and tossed all four innings in the 10-0 win. She limited the Dominican Republic to just two hits while striking out seven batters without issuing a walk. She pitched again three games later against Puerto Rico and threw a complete game with 10 strikeouts. Thomas allowed just one run on four hits and issued just one walk in the victory.
For more information on Team USA, visit USASoftball.com. To stay up to date on Missouri softball, keep checking into mutigers.com
Oct. 17 - United States 10, Venezuela 0 (4 inn.)
Oct. 18 - United States 10, Dominican Republic 0 (4 inn.)
Oct. 18 - United States 7, Mexico 0 (5 inn.)
Oct. 19 - United States 3, Cuba 0
Oct. 19 - United States 4, Puerto Rico 1
Oct. 20 - United States 12, Canada 5 (5 inn.)
Oct. 21 - United States 8, Argentina 0 (6 inn.)
Oct. 22 - United States 13, Cuba 1 (5 inn.)
Oct. 23 - United States 11, Canada 1 (4 inn.)
Mizzou Softball Cruises to Two More Fall Victories
Mizzou Softball continued its fall schedule with two more wins on Friday at University Field,...
Mizzou Softball Shows Off Arms and Bats in...
Mizzou Softball started its fall schedule with a bang on Friday at University Field, defeating...
Former Tiger Cat Lee has High School Number...
Lee was a standout for Eastside High School in Covington, Ga. Her alma mater gave her the...
Mizzou Softball Announces 2014 Fall Schedule
"Fall Ball" will be grouped into four Friday doubleheaders that will be played at University...
Gillis Named New Mizzou Softball Assistant Coach
Mizzou Softball will welcome the addition of Doug Gillis to the program's coaching staff in the...
Mizzou Softball Gains Transfer Pitcher from Omaha
Mizzou Softball has announced the signing of former Omaha Mavericks pitcher Cheyenne Baxter, a...
Mizzou Softball Adds JUCO All-American Outfielder
Mizzou Softball has announced the signing of former Jefferson College (Hillsboro, Mo.) slugger...
Gadbois Honored with NFCA's Golden Shoe Award
Mizzou Softball's All-America performer for the 2014 season, redshirt sophomore OF Taylor Gadbois...
Official StoreOfficial Online
AUCTIONSOfficial Mobile APP