KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Tieryn Potratz set two home run records and Simpson went 2-0 at the Rebel Spring Games on Tuesday. Simpson beat Springfield 3-2 and cruised past Rutgers-Camden 15-1 in five innings.
With the wins, the Storm improve to 10-4 on the year and are 7-1 during Spring Break.
Potratz set a single-game record when she hit three home runs as part of a 4-for-4, six RBI effort against Rutgers-Camden. The outburst improved her season home run total to 10, breaking the old record of eight she tied as a freshman in 2010.
The sophomore from Fort Dodge, Iowa had seven RBIs on the day, driving in the game-winner in the bottom of the seventh against Springfield. Her six RBIs against Rutgers-Camden were one away from tying a school record.
Simpson 3, Springfield 2
Potratz hit a two-out, walk-off double in the bottom of the seventh for the win.
Kacee Arey (5-0) picked up the win, tossing a complete-game, one-hitter. She struck out three.
Simpson 15, Rutgers-Camden 1 (5 inn.)
The Storm punished Scarlet Raptor pitching to the tune of 22 hits and scored nine runs in the third inning.
Simpson continues play in the Rebel Spring Games on Wednesday, when it faces Illinois Wesleyan at 3 p.m. EST and St. Norbert at 5.