GSW softball splits with Thomas
AMERICUS - The Georgia Southwestern softball team split a non-conference doubleheader with Thomas University on Thursday evening at Lady 'Canes Field. GSW won Game 1, 8-2, and lost Game 2, 5-3.
The Lady Hurricanes' record falls to 14-20. Thomas sits at 15-18.
GSW scored four runs in the first inning of Game 1 and three more in the third to cruise to the win.
In the nightcap, GSW led 2-1 after five innings, but Thomas scored four in the sixth and withstood a Lady 'Canes rally in the seventh to earn the split.
Moreland and Heather Hodge finished with two hits apiece to lead the Lady Hurricanes.
Katie Maddox (1-2) takes the loss after allowing four runs in 2 1/3 innings of relief.
GSW entertains Carson-Newman on Saturday in a doubleheader beginning at noon.