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Regional Digest: Messina Wins No. 100 For Central Softball

Messina Wins No. 100For Central Softball

Senior Laura Messina pitched a four hitter for her 100th career win as Central Connecticut beat LIU Brooklyn 6-2 Friday in the NEC Tournament in Moon Township, Pa. The Blue Devils (30-12) will play in the championship game Saturday at noon. Messina struck out four, including her 267th of the season to set the CCSU single-season record. She is the first player in NEC history to earn 100 career wins. ... Husson University defeated Eastern 7-0 in an NCAA Division III softball reginal on the campus of Wheaton College. Eastern (29-7-1) plays in an elimination game against Johnson & Wales Saturday at 1:30 p.m.