Tigers Defeated by Warriors in Series Finale

Tigers Defeated by Warriors in Series Finale

SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee softball team suffered a series sweep to the hands of the Hendrix Warriors, falling 12-3 on Saturday from the Tiger Softball Field.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Hendrix (12-13, 5-7) 12, Sewanee (4-24, 1-11) 3
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The Warriors opened the contest with an eight-run, eight-hit first inning, capped by an Aubrey Brink's grand slam.

-Sewanee broke the shutout in the second thanks to an RBI single by Charlsey Shirey, scoring Taylor Wagner.

-Hendrix made it a 9-1 contest on an RBI single in the third.

-The Tigers extended the contest in the fifth, as Jackie O'Reilly and Katie Roth both scored on an error.

-In the sixth, leading 9-3, the visitors scored three runs to put the contest away for good.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Katie Roth was perfect at the plate with two hits and a walk, while scoring a run.

-Jackie O'Reilly (4-16) allowed eight earned on seven hits in two-thirds of an inning.

HENDRIX KEY STATISTICS
-Aubrey Brink went into launch mode with a grand slam in the first as a part of a 4-for-4 day with 5 RBI.

-Nikki Sanders went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI.

-Emily Stockalper (4-0) allowed one earned run in six innings pitched, while walking five and allowing four hits.

UP NEXT
The Tigers will wrap up the home schedule with a three-game series with Millsaps, beginning on Saturday, April 7.

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