Foreman led the Blue Devils by going 9-for She recorded multi-hit performances in all four contests and is currently riding a career-high six-game hitting streak. The Blue Devils set two program single-game marks in the series-clinching win on Saturday at Tech.
Duke recorded a school record 11 wins in the six-inning win, along with a single-game best three home runs courtesy of Foreman, Caroline Jacobsen and Deja Davis. Duke's bats have been on fire the last five games, with seven Blue Devils hitting.
Foreman and Kavel lead the team with 11 hits each during that stretch, while Foreman leads the team with nine runs scored and three homers. Foreman and Jacobsen both top the team with eight runs driven in each.
Three Blue Devils have slugging clips of. Davis has been a master at stealing bases in just her first season of collegiate ball. Through 36 games she has 17 stolen bases, which surpasses program record of 16 set last year by Kavel.
One of the nation's best behind the plate so far this season has been Jazmine Moreno , who leads the ACC and is tied for first in the nation with 12 runners caught stealing. She has three games this year with a pair of runners thrown out, all standing as single-game highs.
Team Two Against The Lancers Longwood owns a lead in the series … This is Longwood's first trip to Durham … The Lancers took both games of a doubleheader last season, including a decision in nine innings … Duke is this season against teams from the Big South conference.
The sweep is the first in program history for a conference road series and saw the Blue Devils set program records in hits 41 , runs 28 , RBI 26 and home runs 6 for an ACC series.
Duke also set program marks for single-game runs 11 and homers 3 in its series-clinching win on Saturday.
Foreman On Fire The Tampa, Fla. She did not strike out once, earned one walk and was hit by pitch for a. She recorded multi-hit showings in all four contests and has accomplished that feat in five-straight contests, while also riding a career-long six-game hitting streak.
In the series sweep against Georgia Tech, Foreman went 7-for PSA: Do.
Redshirt sophomore Jazmine Moreno has been second to none behind the plate this season for the Blue Devils, throwing out an ACC-leading 12 runners trying to steal, which also ties for the lead in the nation.
Three times this season, Moreno has recorded a pair of RTO's, all career highs. Most recently, No.
Deja Davis has been a stud on the base paths for Duke, going for in stolen bases, including a pair of 3-for-3 showings to set and then tie the school single-game record. Her 17 stolen bases surpass the program record of 16, set last year by Jameson Kavel.
The rookie infielder has also been a threat at the plate throughout the year, recording 35 hits, 19 runs and three triples, which are all second on the team.
Davis put together a 4-for-4 showing against NC Central six weeks ago, one of three four-hit performances in program history. Keep Em Guessing It's been a year of changes when it comes to the lineup card for the Blue Devils. Through 36 games, they have turned in 31 different lineups by batting order and 19 different ones by position.
Duke used a different batting order through the first 22 games of the season. The most games the same batting order has seen is three so far, while Duke has used the same lineup by position five times.
Jameson Doubles Down One of the most consistent forces for the Blue Devil bats this year has been sophomore outfielder Jameson Kavel. Kavel, who owns a. The sophomore went 4-for-4 with a pair of runs scored, two more driven in and a double.
It was a day of doubles for Kavel in Duke's extra-innings win against Kansas on March 2.
The sophomore outfielder went 3-for-3 at the plate and drove in two runs, with all three of her hits being for two bases. Her three doubles made her the first player in school history to record at least three in a game.
Kavel put up her second multi-double contest of the year in Duke's matchup against Elon on March 6. Defensive Excellence Earlier this season, Duke put together one of its best defensive stretches in program history, not committing an error in five-straight games from March 2 against Mississippi State to March 6 at Elon.
The stretch of five-game stretch is a program record, besting the four-straight contests from last year set through the first four games in the Citrus Classic Feb. For the year, the Blue Devils sport a. Triple Trouble Through the first nine weeks of the season, the Blue Devils have established themselves as one of the top squads in the nation when it comes to tallying triples.
Through 36 games, Duke has accumulated 14 triples, which stands second in the ACC and surpasses its total of nine.
Duke's 0. Jameson Kavel leads the squad with four triples on the year, cementing her status as the master of getting extra bases so far this season team-high 15 XBH.
Kavel's four stand tied for third in the ACC and 19th nationally, while her 0. She is just one triple away from tying the program single-season record, which she set last year with five. The Blue Devils have been a terror on the base paths for opposing teams so far this year.
Duke has 51 stolen bases, 30 more than where they stood through the first 36 games of last season. Earlier this year, the Blue Devils tallied six steals against NC Central, which set the program single-game record.
That mark had been previously set the game before with five against Penn State on Feb. After recording just one game of at least four steals last year, Duke has four so far this season. Holding the lead late is a major key to success for Marissa Young 's squad over the first two years of the program.
This year, the Blue Devils are when leading after five and when taking the lead into the seventh. In their two years, Duke is when leading after six innings.
On the flip side, Duke has struggled when trailing late, going when down after five and when losing through six. In their win in the series opener against Pitt, the Blue Devils picked up their first win in history when entering the seventh trailing Duke's loss to Elon on March 6 was its first defeat when leading entering the seventh in program history.
Making Sacrifices For the second-straight season, the Blue Devils are one of the best in the ACC when it comes to dropping the sacrifice bunt.