Lady Senators get past OVU
ELKINS — Davis & Elkins overcame a slow start to rally past Ohio Valley University, 14-12, Saturday in Great Midwest Athletic Conference action at Nuttall Field.
The Lady Senators, who ended the regular season with an 11-6 overall mark and 3-4 league log, saw the visitors storm out to a 5-0 lead and an 8-5 advantage at intermission.
Davis & Elkins took its first lead of the contest with 15:18 remaining in regulation as Angelina Horan, who had five goals in the game, gave the hosts a 12-11 lead.
Ryan Sumner followed that up with her seventh score of the contest and Horan found the back of the net again with 7:11 left to play as the Lady Senators extended the lead to 14-11 to ice the win.
Hanna Bond and Seana Soika had the other scores in the game for D&E.
Kellee Washington led Ohio Valley, which outshot the Lady Senators 32-28, with three goals.
Kayla Stewart, Victoria Cross and Morgan Perrone followed with two scores each.
Lady Battlers swept
PHILIPPI — The Alderson Broaddus softball team dropped two games to G-MAC leader Trevecca Nazarene on Saturday.
The Trojans took the opener, 5-0, and claimed a 10-1 win in the nightcap.
The first game of the day was a pitching duel for the first three innings before the Trojans took control.
Jazmine Martin led the Battlers in hits, going 4 for 5 on the day, while Peyton Barr went 2 for 4 and Maura Mallon tallied two hits and one RBI.
Emily Rhoades was the staring pitcher in the first game and Caitlin Winkler started the nightcap. Both were effective early,
Before the game, the AB community honored three seniors on the AB softball team — Martin, Brianna Burger and Rhodes.