Softball Drops Doubleheader to North Greenville

TIGERVILLE, N.C. - The North Greenville Lady Crusaders swept the Lees-McRae College Lady Bobcats 4-1 and 9-0 in a nonconference softball double-header Thursday afternoon.

In the first game, North Greenville pushed two runs across in the fourth inning to take a 2-0 lead. The Lady Crusaders added two insurance runs in the sixth inning to take a 4-0 lead, before Nicole Baxter would score the lone Lees-McRae run with a solo homerun to left-center in top of the seventh.

Baxter was 1-for-3 in the contest and Paula Fryar was 1-for-2 with a walk.

In game two, Lees-McRae's offense was outhit 12-2.

In the five-inning affair North Greenville would score runs in the first, second and fifth to earn the 9-0 win.

Ashley Benfield and Anna Carter collected the only two hits for the Lady Bobcats.

Lees-McRae will travel to Meredith College for their next game on Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

Game one box score

Game two box score