Glenville, W.Va. – The Glenville State Softball team split a double header with the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats on Wednesday afternoon.
In game one the Lady Pioneers would really struggle as they would find their selves down 7-0 heading into the fifth inning. West Virginia Wesleyan would add three more runs in the sixth inning as they would go on to win 10-0 over the Lady Pioneers.
Glenville State only had two hits in the game while the Bobcats the finished with 13 hits.
Erica Damone finished 1 for 2 for the Lady Pioneers.
Sam Weaver pitched the entire game allowing 13 hits, 10 runs, and struck out five batters.
In the second game Glenville State and West Virginia Wesleyan would head into seventh inning tied up 3-3. The Lady Pioneers would make fast work of Wesleyan’s batter in the top of the seventh as they get three quick outs.
In the bottom of the seventh inning Erica Damone would step up to the plate and end the game as she hit a walk-off homerun as the Lady Pioneers defeated West Virginia Wesleyan in game two, 4-3.
Glenville State finished with eight hits while the Lady Pioneers only allowed West Virginia Wesleyan six hits.
Erica Damone went 1 for 3 with an RBI and had the winning walk-off homerun. Mackenzie Smith went 1 for 3 with 2 RBI’s while Charity Ramsey went 3 for 3 with an RBI and scored a run.
Miranda Cropp pitched all 7.0 innings allowing six hits, three runs, and struck out three batters.
The Lady Pioneers return to action this Saturday, March 28th when they host Fairmont State University at the Sue Morris Sports Complex. Game time is set for 2:00 p.m.