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. #####

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August 24

Volleyball vs. UNC Pembroke 11 a.m.

Volleyball @ Francis Marion 3 p.m.

August 25

Volleyball vs. Converse 11 a.m.

Volleyball vs. Emmanuel 5 p.m.

August 30

Soccer (W) vs. SAINT ANSELM 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. BARTON 7:30 p.m.

August 31

Volleyball vs. West Texas A&M 11 a.m.

Volleyball @ Tampa 7 p.m.

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