Albany, GA - The Emmanuel Lady lions traveled to Albany State to play in a double-header event against the Lady Rams. Top of the 1st your Emmanuel Lady Lions began their rally when freshman Cheyenne Galloway walked to get on base and Senior Kalen Callaway singled to move the runner over. Madison Franklin then moved Galloway over but a fielder's choice took Callaway for an out. Kirsten Hill then reach on an error by the 3rd baseman to score Galloway. Jorden Williams then reached on an error to score Franklin and add to the score 2-0 Lions. Albany State took advantage of their first at bat when their lead off walked and an error by the Lady Lions brought the Rams first run in.
Top of the 3rd Cheyenne Galloway, back at it again, reach on an error. Kalen Callaway then kept it going by singling again. Another single by Madison Franklin then brought in Galloway to bring the score 3-1 Lions. The Lady Rams again responded when they used a couple walks and a single to their advantage to score another run; 3-2 Lions. Top of the 4th Crystal Busbee walked and a grounder by Halle Cheek moved her over. Cheyenne Galloway then singled to score Busbee and bring the score 4-2 Lions.
The rams would go on to get one more run in the bottom of the 6th and bottom of the 7th a walk and homerun for the Lady Rams would allow them to win the game 5-4.
Key Players include: RBI's from Cheyenne Galloway, Madison Franklin, Kirsten Hill, and Jorden Williams. Pitcher Erin Harden also had 10 Strike outs of the 31 batters faced.
In game two the Albany Rams started it off bottom of the 1st when a walk and single brought in their first run. The Lady Lions finally responded top of the 3rd when Kara Hembree singled and then Cheyenne Galloway singled to bring Hembree in and tie the score. Continuing their rally in the 4th, Senior Kalen Callaway tripled and Madison Franklin singled to bring Callaway in. 2-1 Lions. Top of the 7th the Lady Lions came back for more when Brianna Morgan singled and Aubree Thacker singled. Junior Kara Hembree then singled to bring in Morgan and move over Thacker. After a quick three outs the Lady Lions would go on to win 3-1 against the Rams.
Key Players include: Kalen Callaway with a triple and RBI's by Kara Hembree, Cheyenne Galloway, and Madison Franklin.
The Lady Lions went on to play Judson on Thursday. They split and will take three teams at home this coming week:
Brenau @ 3:00pm & 5:00pm on Monday, March 14th
Fort Valley @ 1:00pm & 3:00pm on Tuesday, March 15th
Southern Wesleyan @ 5:00pm and 6:00pm on Thursday, March 17th.
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