|Softball Splits With Saints|
|Friday, 13 April 2007|
|GAFFNEY, S.C.-- The Pfeiffer Falcon softball team split its CVAC-doubleheader against Limestone on Friday afternoon. Limestone took the first game 4-3 in extra innings, but Pfeiffer hung on for the 4-3 win in game 2. Limestone stands at 10-8 in conference play (21-26 overall) as the Falcons even their CVAC record to 10-10 (24-22 overall). |
Pfeiffer started the first contest with a run in the opening inning.
Limestone tied the game in the bottom of the inning.
The Falcons' Ashley Morris scored on a Lady Saints error in the second.
The Lady Saints evened things up in the fifth.
The game went into extra innings. The eighth was scoreless, but Pfeiffer scored the go-ahead run in the ninth. Limestone fought back to as the team tied the game. Lady Saints’ second baseman Brittany Owen singled to score Brown. Limestone got the 4-3 win as the Pfeiffer catcher overthrew to the third baseman. Evans took advantage to score the winning run.
Jennifer Casement got the win after pitching the complete game and recorded five strikeouts. Dacia Ijames took the loss for the Lady Falcons.
In the second contest, Limestone put the first runs on the board in the fourth as Brown doubled to left field to score Thompson. Owen got another RBI as Brown scored on her single.
The Lady Saints’ lead didn't last long as the Falcons scored three runs in the top of the fifth.
Evans tied up the game for Limestone in the sixth on a passed ball.
Pfeiffer took the lead again in the seventh as a Stephanie Brandt scored on a sacrifice bunt to secure the 4-3 win for the Falcons. Chelsea Morton got the win for Pfeiffer in game 2.
Evans was tagged with the loss after recording seven strikeouts. Morris was 2-for-3 for the Falcons in game, while Tiffany Allen recorded two RBIs.