Bryan Softball Team Drops Doubleheader Tuesday

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The Bryan College softball team traveled to Lebanon, Tenn., to compete in doubleheader this afternoon against Cumberland University.  The Lions lost game one 9-0 and lost game two 3-1.  The softball team is now 6-7 on the season.

In game one, the Lions gave up five runs in the first inning, two in the second, and two in the fourth.

Heidi Daniel, Olivia Gore, Kirstie Jennings, and Taylor Yates had one hit apiece.

Shanna Chappell started in the circle for the Lions and received the loss.  She gave up nine runs, five earned runs, and 12 hits in four innings of work.

In game two, Cumberland scored two runs in the second inning and one in the fourth.  The Lions scored their run in the seventh inning.

Katie Burnett led the team with one run batted in and one hit.  Heather Daniel, Heidi Daniel, Taylor Yates, and Becca Zimmerman recorded one hit each.  Katelyn Bowen scored the team's run.

Sarah Hundley was the starting pitcher for the Lions and received the loss.  She gave up three runs, one earned, and four hits in six innings of work.

The Lions play again tomorrow at home verse Lee University.  The doubleheader is scheduled to start at 2:00pm ET.



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