2015 Softball News

April 17, 2015
Stallings Bat Pushes Softball to Split at Belmont Abbey
BELMONT, N.C. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings bashed out a pair of multi-hit games and Charlie Dutton was solid while the Lees-McRae softball team won game one, 4-1, before falling in game two, 12-4, in six innings in a doubleheader with Belmont Abbey Friday afternoon in Conference Carolinas play at Crusader Field in Belmont, N.C.

April 15, 2015
Rain Alters LMC Athletics Schedule
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Due to continuous rain in the area, the Lees-McRae athletic schedule has been altered, announced Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail.

April 12, 2015
LMC Softball Downed in DH to Limestone
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball was swept by Limestone in doubleheader action in Conference Carolinas play Sunday afternoon at LMC Softball Field in Banner Elk, N.C.

April 11, 2015
Tucker, Hickey Strong at Plate; Bobcat Softball Drops Twice Tight Ones to Southern Wesleyan
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Freshman Sarah Tucker hit her first career home run and drove in four in game two, but the Lees-McRae softball team was upended in two tight contests to Southern Wesleyan Saturday in Conference Carolinas play at LMC Softball Field in Banner Elk, N.C.

April 9, 2015
Softball Falls Twice at Tusculum
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Lees-McRae softball team dropped an eight-inning affair in game one, 2-1, before falling 6-2 in game two to Tusculum at Red Edmonds Field Thursday afternoon in Greeneville, Tenn.

April 1, 2015
Stellar Pitching, Timely Hitting Leads LMC Softball to Sweep of Shaw
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Sophomores Charlie Dutton and Taylor Billings combined for 16 strikeouts in 12 innings while the Lees-McRae softball team grabbed two wins in its home opener against Shaw Wednesday at LMC Softball Field in sunny Banner Elk, N.C.

March 29, 2015
Stallings Goes Yard, Bobcats Drop Two at Mount Olive
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. --- Sophomore Charlie Dutton threw a complete game four-hitter in game one, but the Lees-McRae softball team dropped a doubleheader to Mount Olive in Conference Carolinas play Sunday afternoon at Nancy C. Cassell Field in Mount Olive, N.C.

March 25, 2015
LMC Softball Falls Twice at King (Tenn.)
BRISTOL, Tenn. --- The Lees-McRae softball team dropped a pair of Conference Carolinas contests to King (Tenn.) Wednesday at the King Softball Field in Bristol, Tenn.

March 21, 2015
Softball Drops Two at Erskine
DUE WEST, S.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell in a pair of five inning contests at Erskine Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas play at EC Softball Complex in Due West, S.C.

March 18, 2015
LMC Softball Drops Two at Mars Hill
MARS HILL, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball team was swept in a doubleheader at Mars Hill Wednesday afternoon at Ponder Field in Mars Hill, N.C.

March 12, 2015
Bobcat Softball Drops Two at Flagler
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell twice in a doubleheader Thursday afternoon at Flagler Field in St. Augustine, Fla.

March 11, 2015
LMC Softball Concludes Play at Spring Games
CLERMONT, Fla. --- The Lees-McRae softball team concluded its play at the Spring Games with a pair of losses Wednesday at Hancock Field in Clermont, Fla.

March 10, 2015
Softball Swept in Day Two Action in Florida
CLERMONT, Fla. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings had a stellar day at the dish by going 7-for-8 in two games while the Lees-McRae softball team fell twice at The Spring Games Tuesday at the National Training Center in Clermont, Fla.

March 7, 2015
Wright's Bat, Dutton's Arm Leads to Split at Chowan
MURFREESBORO, N.C. --- Senior Amanda Decker amassed three hits and Tori Wright connected on her first homerun of the year while the Lees-McRae softball team dropped game one, 6-0, before winning game two, 5-3, against Chowan Saturday afternoon at Hawks Field in Murfreesboro, N.C.

February 28, 2015
Softball Drops Two in Jefferson City
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell to Carson-Newman, 9-0, before dropping a 16-2 decision to Indiana Wesleyan Saturday afternoon at The Vick in Jefferson City, Tenn.

February 27, 2015
LMC Softball Falls Twice in Nonconference Action
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Freshman Kara Travis collected a pair of hits while the Lees-McRae softball fell to Carson-Newman, 8-0, before dropping a 7-0 decision to Davis & Elkins Friday afternoon at The Vick in Jefferson City, Tenn.

February 14, 2015
Softball Swept at Brevard in Doubleheader
BREVARD, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell in a doubleheader at Brevard, 8-0 in six innings and 7-1, Saturday afternoon at BC Softball Field in Brevard, N.C.

February 8, 2015
Complete Game Effort From Billings Leads to Split in Hickory
HICKORY, N.C. --- Sophomore Taylor Billings led the Lees-McRae softball team to its first win on the season with a complete game performance while the team beat Mercyhurst, 4-2, before falling victim to a perfect game against Lenoir-Rhyne, 13-0, in five innings Sunday afternoon in Hickory, N.C.

February 7, 2015
LMC Softball Falls Twice in Hickory
HICKORY, N.C. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings and freshman Sarah Tucker notched multi-hit games while the Lees-McRae softball team fell to Lenoir-Rhyne, 6-1, before being shut out by Mercyhurst, 8-0, Saturday afternoon in Hickory, N.C.

January 31, 2015
LMC Softball Drops Pair at Anderson (S.C.)
ANDERSON, S.C. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings enjoyed a three-hit day coupled with a trio of stolen bases, but the Lees-McRae softball team dropped its season-opening doubleheader to Anderson (S.C.), 10-5, 3-0, Saturday at Smethers Field in Anderson, S.C.

January 16, 2015
125 LMC Student-Athletes Land on Fall 2014 Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is pleased to announce that 125 Lees-McRae student-athletes have been named to the Conference Carolinas Fall 2014 Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Friday morning.

September 13, 2014
Softball Clinic Cancelled Due to Weather
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball program has cancelled its softball clinic scheduled for September 14 due to inclement weather, coach Merritt Yackey announced Saturday morning.

September 3, 2014
LMC Softball Announces Clinic Dates
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball program is pleased to announce the dates for a trio of topic specific clinics.