Softball – Sat, Apr. 10, 2021
BLUE MOUNTAIN, Miss. – A road trip to Blue Mountain College turned up empty Saturday, as Stillman College dropped both games of a Southern States Athletic Conference, 4-0 and 16-4.
GAME 1: Blue Mountain 4, Stillman 0
Stillman left the bases loaded in the top of the sixth before Blue Mountain pushed two runs across in the bottom half. Leslie McMahan and Meghan Maness drove in the runs, both earned. Maness and Hannah Sparks each had two hits.
Clifton allowed four hits and two walks in the loss. She struck out one. Smith had nine Ks in the two-hit complete-game shutout win.
GAME 2: Blue Mountain 16, Stillman 4
The Toppers collected four hits, six walks and were hit three times to produce their 12 runs. Anna Purvis had three RBI in the inning and four total in the game. Cheyenne Childress had a two-RBI inning.
Stillman put another run on the board in the top of the third with another Pennington RBI single. The Toppers answered in the bottom half on Purvis’ sac fly.
BMC added three unearned runs in the fourth with a Meghan Mayes RBI and two-run Emma Stone home run to stretch Blue Mountain’s lead, 16-2.
Anna Taylor recorded the win for BMC.
NEXT: Stillman (10-26, 0-16 SSAC) will host Brewton-Parker College on Thursday, April 15 at 4 p.m.