@CentreCSoftball Drops Rubber Match to Birmingham Southern
DANVILLE, Ky. (CentreColonels.com) - The Centre softball team dropped an 11-0 decision to visiting Birmingham Southern in the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) series finale on Sunday afternoon at the South Campus Field.
The Colonels move to 20-16 on the year, including a 6-9 mark in SAA play with the loss, while the Panthers boosted their overall record to 18-15 overall and 8-8 in league action.
Birmingham Southern first baseman Savannah Lee, the SAA leader in home runs, belted a pair of four-baggers in the contest, while pitcher Taylor Harkins tossed the complete game shutout for the Panthers.
Junior pitcher Erika Brewer (Frenchburg, Ky.) suffered the loss for the Colonels, allowing five runs on seven hits with a pair of walks.
Centre caps the regular season next weekend traveling to Memphis, Tenn. for a three-game series against Rhodes, who currently sits in third place in the SAA standings. The Colonels are sixth in the conference heading into the final week of the regular season.