Skinner throws one-hit shutout; College of Idaho takes two from Northwest
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The College of Idaho softball team picked up a pair of important victories Saturday afternoon, sweeping Northwest University in a doubleheader.
Nickayla Skinner pitched a one-hit shutout in game one, striking out 13 batters in a 5-0 Yotes victory. With that performance, Skinner (18 wins this year) is now the all-time strikeout leader at the College of Idaho.
Cortni Pena picked up her eleventh win of the season in game two, as the C of I bested Northwest 6-2. The Yotes plated four runs in the first, including Molly Mills' sixth home run of the campaign.
The Yotes improve to 29-21 overall, 15-11 in Cascade Collegiate Conference play.
The College of Idaho can clinch the 4-seed in the CCC Tournament with a sweep of Concordia on Sunday. Game one of the doubleheader begins at 11am.