Bryan College Softball Loses Two At Milligan

Friday, April 18, 2014

The Bryan College softball team competed in a doubleheader today at Milligan College.  The Lions lost game one 7-3 and game two 3-2.  The softball team is now 25-20 overall and 12-6 in the AAC.

In game one, the Lions scored two runs in the first inning to take the early lead.  The Buffaloes scored four runs in the second inning to take the lead and added three in the fourth.  Bryan scored a run in the fifth inning to get the final score.

Becca Zimmerman led the offense with two runs batted in and one hit.  Olivia Gore had a team high two hits to go with one run scored.  Katelyn Bowen and Mariam Wood added one hit apiece.  Heather Daniel and Katie Vaughn scored one run each.

Sarah Hundley pitched all six innings for the Lions and received the loss.  She gave up seven runs and seven hits.

In game two, both teams score a run in the third inning.  The Buffaloes scored a run in the fifth inning to take the lead.  The Lions tied the game in the sixth inning off of a solo homerun by Heather Daniel.  Milligan scored a run in the seventh to win the game.

Heather Daniel led the offense with one run batted in, two hits, and one run scored.  Heidi Daniel had the teams other RBI.  Katie Vaughn recorded two hits and one run scored.  Taylor Yates tallied two hits.  Katelyn Bowen and Jill Davis logged one hit apiece.

Kaitie Sims pitched the entire game and received the loss.  She gave up three runs, two earned, and seven hits.

The Lions play again tomorrow at St. Andrew's University.  The doubleheader is scheduled to start at 1:00pm ET.


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