MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Spring Hill College softball team split outcomes in a Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) West Division doubleheader at Faulkner University on Friday afternoon by losing the opener 7-0, but rebounding to take the second game 5-1.
The Lady Eagles (13-20, 8-13 SSAC West) walloped three homeruns off Badger starter Linsey Dickerson (11-16) who surrendered seven total hits in six innings.
In the second game, Kathryn Ingles (7-10) was the winner for SHC and allowed just three hits with three strikeouts. Badger 1st baseman Jenny Laird was 2-for-3 at the plate while freshman catcher Jade Bourgeois was 2-for-4 with a two-run homerun as Spring Hill collected eight hits as a team.
Spring Hill (18-26, 8-14 SSAC West) will next visit the 18th-ranked Auburn University Montgomery (AUM) Warhawks (32-16, 14-8 SSAC West) for a conference doubleheader in Montgomery on Sunday beginning at 1:30 p.m.