Cuesta slides past Santa Monica, 7-5

Posted at 6:00 PM, Apr 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-02 21:32:02-04

The Cuesta College softball team defeated Santa Monica, 7-5, in a Western State-North Conference showdown on Tuesday afternoon in San Luis Obispo.

The Cougars plated four runs in the sixth inning to break a 3-3 tie thanks to timely hitting and costly Corsairs’ errors.

Kat Cline and Katie Murphee each went 2-for4 at the plate for Cuesta in the win. Cline scored a pair of runs while Murphee racked up 3 RBIs.

Next up for Cuesta (7-22, 2-8), a trip to Santa Barbara on Friday at 1 P.M.