Softball Advances Again in the ODAC Tourney 2-1 vs. Roanoke

Softball Advances Again in the ODAC Tourney 2-1 vs. Roanoke


Lynchburg 2, Roanoke 1

Location: Salem, Va. (Moyer Complex)

Records: Lynchburg (29-14), Roanoke (24-17)

Around the Horn

Lynchburg defeated Roanoke 2-1 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament to advance to the next round of the double elimination formatted tourney.

Game Breakdown

Junior Conner English got the nod on the hill for the second straight game as she pitched another complete game.

- Sophomore Taylor Mabry singled up the middle to score junior Skylar Dickens and freshman Kayla Hugate to give Lynchburg a 2-0 lead in the first inning

- Roanoke would answer in the second inning to cut the Hornet lead to a run

- English would go on to only allow three Maroon hits from the third to the seventh inning while earning her 10th win of the season

- Hugate and sophomore Brittany Coffey would lead Lynchburg with two hits each

On Deck

The Hornets will play again on Saturday at 5 p.m. vs. Emory & Henry. The Hornets fell to the Wasps in their opening game of the ODAC Tournament on Friday 2-1.

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