Softball earns one win in weekend action

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College picked up one win in three tries this weekend in softball action. On Saturday, at Salisbury Community Park, the Lady Indians fell to Lincoln Memorial 7-1 and Francis Marion 7-0. At Whitley Field on Sunday, Catawba topped Charleston, WV, 11-3. Catawba now stands at 7-5 on the season. Lincoln Memorial scored four times in the second inning, collecting five straight hits, including a pair of doubles and a triple. A homer by Renae Carter and a two-run shot by Jessica Green in the fifth capped the scoring in the three run frame. Val McDowell (Crofton, MD) had two hits for Catawba, while Vivian Lee (Salisbury, NC) drove home the lone Lady Indian run. Francis Marion did most of its damage with two outs in its 7-0 win. A two-out single by Carrie Clossan in the first gave the Patriots the lead. A sacrifice fly and two-out in the fourth made it 4-0 and a bases-loaded walk in the fifth upped the lead to 5-0. Stacey Handy (Advance, NC) collected a pair of hits for Catawba. Handy kept a hot hand on Sunday, getting three hits, while stealing three bases and scoring four runs. Katie Phelps (Prince Frederick, MD) and Liz Corbett (Severn, MD) each had a pair of hits and collected two RBI. Catawba led 4-1 after three innings, then added three more in the fourth on a RBI single by Handy and a run-scoring double by Phelps. Shannon Handy (Advance, NC) picked up the win on the mound, scattering six hits and allowing three runs over five innings. #####

Today's Events

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1),
Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne,
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL, 2:00AudioVideoStats
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL, 4:00AudioVideoStats


«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne 

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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Basketball (M) Team Photo