Davis & Elkins sweeps pair from SVU

The?Davis & Elkins College softball team swept a pair of games from Southern?(Va.) Monday in non-conference action.

The Lady Senators (12-11) won the first game 4-3 and swept the second game 9-1.

Kayla Whoolery had the game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Lady Senators the first victory.

Alanna Jones picked up the win in game one in a complete game effort, while striking out eight.

Jen Kennon had two hits, with a home run and two RBIs, while Samantha Crabtree added two hits for Davis & Elkins College.

Amber Labille picked up the win in game two in seven innings of work, while striking out seven.

Whoolery, Corrine Carrington, Mallory Wishard and Samantha Crabtree all had two hits each for Davis & Elkins.

“It was nice to get two wins today, going into big conference games this week” Davis & Elkins coach Kim Stiles said. “We got key hits when we needed to score runs.”

Davis & Elkins hosts Concord University Wednesday at 2 p.m. for a double-header.