Softball – Fri, Apr. 2, 2021
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Seven extrabase hits and two home runs were highlights Thursday as Stillman College swept Judson College, 11-6 and 12-8 in a non-conference doubleheader at Stillman’s softball complex. The April 1 wins are the Tigers first consecutive wins since Stillman swept Rhodes College on the last day of February.
GAME 1 – Stillman 11, Judson 6
Reynolds and Clifton each drove in runs in the second inning as Stillman stretched its lead to 7-0.
Ashley Duke put Judson on the board in the top of the third with a two-RBI single.
Judson snagged a run in the top of the fourth and three in the fifth.
Clifton (3-10) and Boso each allowed three runs off six hits. Clifton struck out three through her four innings of work.
GAME 2 – Stillman 12, Judson 8
Stillman fell behind 8-4 through 4.5 innings in the nightcap before scoring eight unanswered runs to win 12-8.
In the bottom of the sixth, a leadoff walk, sac bunt and stolen base helped put Cynthia White on third base. Hampton singled her in and later scored on a dropped ball by the catcher on an attempted tag at the plate. Tied 8-8, Clifton hit a single up the middle to drive in Savannah Mayes as the eventual winning run. Clifton later scored on an error and White delivered a two-run single up the middle to increase the score to 12-8 during her second trip to the plate in the inning.
Both teams scored two runs in the first to start the game, then Judson put up three in the second and Stillman had two in the bottom of the frame to trail 5-4. The Eagles added a run in the fourth and two in the top of the fifth to build a four-run lead before the Tigers’ rally.
NEXT: Stillman (10-20) hosts MUW in a non-conference doubleheader Friday at 3 p.m.