@CentreCSoftball Routs Berea, Falls to Scots in Maryville Invite
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (CentreColonels.com) – The Centre softball team exploded for 21 runs in a 21-0 triumph over Berea on Sunday morning before dropping a 10-0 decision to Maryville (Tenn.) in the final game of the 2017 Maryville Invitational at the Maryville College Softball Complex.
The Colonels finish the weekend at 2-2, while the Mountaineers drop to 0-4 and the Saints improve to 7-1.
Centre opens Southern Athletic Association (SAA) play next weekend traveling to sixth-ranked Berry (8-0) on Saturday, Feb. 25. The Vikings are coming off back-to-back sweeps of top-10 opponents in No. 7 Texas Lutheran and No. 4 Emory.
Game Two: Maryville (Tenn.) 10, Centre 0
Junior pitcher Erika Brewer (Frenchburg, Ky.) held the Scots' offense hitless through the first four innings of action, until the hosts plated three runs in the fifth frame sparked by a two-run home run by Aly Snider. Maryville would break the game open with a seven-run sixth inning.
Freshman catcher Charlotte Mabbs (Olivette, Mo.) went 1-for-3 with a double for the Colonels.