Conway, Ark. - The Lady Mustangs hosted the Hannibal-LaGrange University Lady Trojans on Friday afternoon. The doubleheader was played at the City of Colleges Park with the Lady Trojans winning both games 9-7, 5-2.
In the first game, the Lady Mustangs opened up a lead in the second inning with a four-run outburst thanks to a three-run homerun by Whitney Wade (SR/Vilonia, AR).
Hannibal-LaGrange got on the board in the fourth, when McKenzie Marshall and Jenna Duckworth scored on a Jordyn Alford single down the right field line. CBC added three of their own in the fourth with Alyssa Estrada (FR/Houston, TX) doubled to score Cali Lankford (SO/Perryville, AR), then Estrada and Wade scored on a double by Rachel Lawson (FR/Kokomo, IN).
The Lady Trojans found the zone in the seventh and scored seven to overtake the Lady Mustangs.
Hannibal-LaGrange started the second game with three runs and held the Lady Mustangs scoreless until the fifth inning when they added two, one on a fielder's choice the other on a single by Raquel Westerman (SR/Galveston, TX). Hannibal added runs in the fourth and sixth to provide the final margin. The lady Trojans out hit the Lady Mustangs 11 to 5.
Hunter Clark, Raquel Westerman, Beth Jones (JR/Hope, AR), Rachel Lawson and Allison Skelton (JR/Praire Grove, AR) all recorded hits for the Lady Mustangs. Madison Skelton (JR/Praire Grove, AR) was charged with the loss working five innings and giving up four runs on nine hits, walking two and striking out three. Kymberlie House (FR/Jacksonville, AR) got two innings of work allowing two hits, one run, walking two and striking out one.
UP NEXT: The Lady Mustangs travel to Park University on March 24th for a doubleheader starting at 2:00 pm. The 25th they will play at William Woods in a doubleheader starting at 1:00 pm.
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