Lynchburg 18, Sweet Briar 0 (5 Innings)
Lynchburg 17, Sweet Briar 0 (5 Innings)
Location: Sweet Briar, Va.
Records: Lynchburg (19-7, 4-2), Sweet Briar (0-16, 0-8)
Around the Horn
The Hornets took care of Sweet Briar in both games of a double header 18-0 and 17-0. With the wins, Lynchburg improves to 4-2 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
Game 1 Breakdown
- Lynchburg combined for 14 runs in the first and fourth innings
- Sophomore Taylor Belknap pitched a complete game shutout while only allowing two hits to earn her first victory of the season
- Seven different Lynchburg players had two or more hits
- Freshman Stephanie Hogan led the way with four hits and two RBIs
- Freshman Amanda Waishes went 3-4 with three RBIs
- Senior Lauren Smith had was 3-5 to go along with 3 RBIs
- Seven doubles were hit by Lynchburg
Game 2 Breakdown
- Freshman Alex Cisar earned her first collegiate victory while pitching four scoreless innings and did allow a hit
-The Hornets jumped out to a 9-0 lead after just one inning
- Lynchburg would go on to score three runs in the second inning and five more in the fifth to put the mercy rule into effect
- Freshman Kayla Hugate led all batters with three hits
- Junior Jasmine Butler led the Hornets with three RBIs
- Freshman Stephanie Hogan pitched the final inning as she struck out two batters
Staying on the road, the Hornets will travel to Bridgewater this Saturday for a conference double header that is scheduled to start at 1 pm.