|March 29, 2017||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||R||H||E|
|Win: Devon Morrison (13-4)||7.0||8||5||5||5||1|
|Loss: Ty Triplett (8-2)||0.2||1||3||1||3||1|
|Erin Boone (LR)||4||1||2||2||0||1|
|Natalie Willis (NBY)||4||0||2||0||0||0|
|Myranda Dills (NBY)||3||1||2||1||1||0|
|March 29, 2017||1||2||3||4||5||R||H||E|
|Win: Sydney Miller (5-4)||5.0||4||0||0||0||1|
|Loss: Emily Marchbanks (8-7)||4.0||10||7||7||4||0|
|Savannah Davis (LR)||3||3||3||0||0||0|
|Natalie Willis (NBY)||2||0||1||0||0||0|
|Haley Simonds (NBY)||1||0||1||0||0||0|
|Daphne Peyton (NBY)||2||0||1||0||0||0|
|Haley Wildes (NBY)||1||0||1||0||0||0|
NEWBERRY – Tori Caldwell scored on a walk-off wild pitch to give Newberry a 6-5 win in game one against No. 20 Lenoir-Rhyne before falling 11-0 in game two Wednesday afternoon at the Smith Road Complex.
Newberry (22-11, 5-3 SAC) trailed Lenoir-Rhyne (31-8, 5-3 SAC) 5-3 heading into the bottom of the seventh and loaded the bases with only one out. Haley Wildes entered as a pinch hitter and reached on an error that plated Chesley Cunningham.
After the Wolves were down to their last out, Christina Linton drew a bases-loaded walk to tie the game at 5-5. During Natalie Willis’ at-bat, the Lenoir-Rhyne pitcher threw a pitch that got behind the catcher, allowing Caldwell to score easily from third base, giving Newberry a 6-5 walk-off victory.
Willis and Myranda Dills both recorded two hits apiece for Newberry, while Linton notched a pair of RBIs. Dills and Rachel Marion also collected an RBI apiece. The Wolves tallied nine walks as a team in the opener.
Devon Morrison tossed a complete-game to pick up her 13th victory of the season in the circle.
Newberry scored on a pair of RBI singles in the second and third innings to grab an early 2-0 lead. Marion was successful in her suicide squeeze attempt in the bottom of the fifth, plating another Newberry run.
Lenoir-Rhyne scored three runs in the second inning of game two and never looked back, winning 11-0 in five innings.
Sydney Miller recorded the win for Lenoir-Rhyne in the circle. Erin Boone led the Bears at the plate, notching two hits and four RBIs.
Newberry will travel to Carson-Newman (29-7, 8-0 SAC) on Saturday. The doubleheader is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.