UMW Softball Drops Doubleheader to Division II West Va State on Tuesday in Myrtle Beach

UMW Softball Drops Doubleheader to Division II West Va State on Tuesday in Myrtle Beach

The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped both ends of a doublehader to Division II West Virginia State University on Tuesday in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Eagles dropped the opener, 5-1, before falling in the nightcap, 4-3.

In game one, the Eagles were limited to four hits. First baseman Hannah Hautz led the way offensively with a single and solo home run.

In the nightcap, Hautz opened the scoring in the top of the first, plating Emily Briggs, who had walked. Trailing 4-1 entering the seventh, UMW scored twice. Emily Rakowski and Malia Rogers led off with back to back singles, before Kaitlyn Kean provided an RBI single, and Briggs followed by plating a run on an error.

The Eagles will be back in action on Thursday when they face Eastern University at 9:30 a.m.