Lock Haven senior Kristin Erb broke the NCAA Division II record for pitching wins Thursday when she won both ends of a doubleheader against Indiana (Pennsylvania). The two victories gave Erb 142 career victories, one more than Danielle Penner of California (Pennsylvania) compiled from 1995-98.
Erb’s Lady Eagles won both games, 5-0. Lock Haven is now 25-4 overall and 6-0 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Central Division play.
Erb fanned 11 in the first game and was working on a perfect outing through 5.2 innings, finishing with a one-hitter. She struck out nine batters in the nightcap and is now 142-16 in her career.
Division II career wins (entering 2009)
Pitcher, school Years W-L
Danielle Penner, California (Pa.) 1995-98 141-15
Lizzy Prescott, Humboldt St. 2005-08 132-22
Jessame Kendall, Humboldt St. 1998-01 128-26
Megan Brown, Fla. Southern 2004-07 124-26
Kathy Slaten, Cal St. Northridge 1983-86 123-33
Wendy Wolff, Wis.-Parkside 1994-97 121-26
Missy Paterson, Coker 1996-99 120-16
Malissa Magee, St. Mary’s (Tex.) 2005-08 119-32
*Kristen Erb, Lock Haven 2006-08 118-13
Wendy Hurst, Ala.-Huntsville 1996-99 115-52
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