ORONO – It’s taken some time for Maine softball’s bats to heat up this season. While, they’ve been dormant, Annie Kennedy’s arm has been red hot.
The Black Bears’ ace threw 8.1 scoreless innings across both of Maine’s wins over UMBC on Saturday afternoon.
Kennedy three six scoreless in the the teams 3-0 win in game one. She pitched 2.1 innings in relief in game two.
“We’re just being really strategic and playing smart I think. So once we start playing smart and the bats are coming alive to. Pitching has been really good and now the bats are coming alive I feel like we’re kind of unstoppable so everyone’s pretty confident,” Kennedy said.