Vienna, W.Va. – The Glenville State softball team swept the Ohio Valley University Fighting Scots on Saturday afternoon by a score of 5-1 in game one and a score of 4-1 in the second game of the double header.
In game one, Ohio Valley took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning.
However in the top of the second inning GSC would tie it up at 1 apiece as Morgan Scarpellini hit a solo homerun.
The Lady Pioneers would add two more runs in the top of the third inning as Kayleigh Huck hit a double to center field as Katelyn Porter and Carlee Charton both crossed the plate as GSC went up 3-1.
And in the top of the fifth inning Morgan Scarpellini would hit another homerun as Kayleigh Huck also scored as the Lady Pioneers would win game one, 5-1.
Katelyn Porter went 1 for 4 and scored a run while Kayleigh Huck went 2 for 4 with 2 RBI’s and scored 2 runs.
Morgan Scarpellini had a great game as she went 3 for 3 with 3 RBI’s and scored 2 runs.
Sam Weaver pitched the whole game as she allowed 5 hits, 1 run, and struck out 3 batters.
In the second game, GSC would get on the scoreboard first in the top of the fourth as Brittany Spencer hit a sacrifice fly to right field as Morgan Scarpellini scored as the Lady Pioneers took a 1-0 lead.
In the top of the fifth GSC would do most of the damage as they scored 3 runs and would go on to win game two by a score of 4-1.
Morgan Scarpellini went 2 for 3 and scored 2 runs. Carly Caldon, Katelyn Porter, Kayleigh Huck, Meagan Lesser, Brittany Spencer, and Carlee Charton all had hits in the game. Meagan Lesser and Brittany Spencer both finished the game with 2 RBI’s each.
Brittany May pitched the whole game as she gave up 8 hits and only allowed 1 run.
The Lady Pioneers return to action on Wednesday, April 17th when they travel to Wheeling Jesuit. The double header is set for 2:00pm.