Lions Split Doubleheader With Barton

WILSON, N.C. - The Emmanuel College softball team split their series with conference opponent Barton College on Saturday. After these games the Lions record moves to 12-21 overall, 7-7 in conference.

The Lady Lions posted seven hits in their game one 5-4 win over Barton College. Leading the Lions was Noelle Petty with 2 RBIs on her double to left field. Caitlin Parks had 1 RBI while Meredith Reece had an RBI sac fly. Madison Abell posted 3 strikeouts in her seven innings of pitching.

In game two the Lions fell to the Bulldogs, 4-2. The Lions posted another seven hits with Alexis Costlow and Mary Baxter scoring the two runs. Madison Hopper recorded three strikeouts in her five innings of play.

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