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Knights
Softball - Tue, Feb. 14, 2017
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2
Game 1
Game 2
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3
Middle Georgia State
Georgia Southwestern State University
Final - Game 11234567RHE
Middle Georgia State (2-3)0010020371
Georgia Southwestern (2-5)23020108160
Americus, Ga Lady Canes FIeld
Middle Georgia StatePitchingGeorgia Southwestern
-Winner Gibson, Shannon
Larson, RayganLoser-
-Save-
Middle Georgia StateIndv. StatsGeorgia Southwestern
3 PlayersDoubles #4 Barlow, Mikela
NoneTriples None
NoneHome Runs #22 Tierce, Haylet
Final - Game 21234567RHE
Middle Georgia State (2-4)0000020273
Georgia Southwestern (3-5)3000000352
Americus, Ga Lady Canes FIeld
Middle Georgia StatePitchingGeorgia Southwestern
-Winner Sikes, Kaley
Sumner, RebeccaLoser-
-Save Childs, Brittany
Middle Georgia StateIndv. StatsGeorgia Southwestern
#25 Smith, AmeliaDoubles None
NoneTriples None
NoneHome Runs None

Game 1

The Knights would start the first two innings off rough by giving up 2 in the first and 3 the second inning. The Knights in the third inning would get on base for the first time when Julia Davis (SO/Cordele, GA) would single. Madison Bivins (SO/Ellaville, GA) would draw a walk and that would set up Megan Coleman to hit a Double to bring Julia Davis from second to put the score at 5-1.

The Knights would only have one base runner in the fourth and fifth innings but they would make another push to for a comeback in the sixth inning. Madison Bivins would reach first on a walk and she would score on a Double down the left field line from Sabrina Doucette (SO/Perry, GA). Doucette would advance on a single from Allison Warren (SO/Damascus, GA) and would then score on a single from Raygan Larson (FR/Rehobeth, AL). The Knights would end the top of the sixth with 2 runs scored but would lose game one 8-3.

Game 2.

The Hurricanes would start game 2 just like they did in game 1 and would put three runs on the board and the Knights would be down 3-0 in the first. Caitlyn Lawton (FR/Leesburg, GA) would be one of two Knights to reach base between the first and fifth innings getting a single and a walk. The other Knight to reach base would be Amelia Smith (SO/Donaldsonville, GA) and was able to get on by drawing a walk. The Knights offense would make a push for the lead in the sixth. Sabrina Doucette would reach on a walk and would advance to second when Caitlyn Lawton would single. Doucette would score on a ground ball and Lawton would end up scoring on a single from Amelia Smith to put the score at 3-2. Only down by one heading into the seventh, the Knights would fall short from capturing one win the double header.