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Stacie Nelson went 1 for 3 with a double and a RBI in the first game and had 3 hits in the 2nd game
Stacie Nelson went 1 for 3 with a double and a RBI in the first game and had 3 hits in the 2nd game
Softball - Wed, Mar. 21, 2012

The Lady Bulldogs traveled to Barbourville, KY to play in their first conference doubleheader against Union College. The Lady Bulldogs won the first game, 7-6, in 8 innings and then defeated Union once again in the second game, 2-1. 

In the first game, TWC jumped on top in the first with a 2 run homerun by Rachele Moretto. Union answered with a 2 run blast of their own in the bottom of the first.  Each team scored a run each in the 7th to send it to extra innings.  TWC scored 4 in the top of the 8th and Union answered back with 3.  TWC held on to win 7-6.

The winning pitcher for TWC was Kelly Walked who pitched a complete game striking out 3 and walking none.  Rachele Moretto was 2 for 3 with a homerun, 2 RBIs, and 2 runs scored. Stacie Nelson went 1 for 3 with a double and a RBI. 

Union jumped on top in the first inning of the second game with a solo HR. TWC tied it in the top of the 4th with an RBI single in the 4th, scoring Moretto. TWC took the lead for good in the top of the 6th with a double steal to put them up 2-1. Union puts runner on the corner in the 7th but Brittany Kilduff was able to get the win.

 

Kilduff threw a complete game giving up one run on 3 hits, with 2 strikeouts and one walk.  Brandi Lasley was 2 for 3 with an RBI. Stacie Nelson had 3 hits. 

Tennessee Wesleyan plays on March 22nd at Reinhardt University at 4:00 pm.