St. Louis, Mo. – In a makeup doubleheader from March, the Lady Mustangs traveled to Missouri Baptist and split the twin bill in American Midwest Conference play. The Spartans won the first game 3-2, with CBC taking the second, 2-0.
All the points were scored in the second inning as CBC got started with a home run by Raquel Westerman (SR/Galveston, TX). Cali Lankford (SO/Perryville, AR) doubled and then scored on a Caley Perry (SR/Searcy, AR) double to make it 2-0.
A CBC error and three Missouri Baptist hits in the same inning led to their three runs and the lead 3-2. Andrea Chessor picked up the win going the distance and allowing six hits with one walk and striking out four.
With more weather in the area, this game took nearly five hours to play after lightning delays stopped play.
Game one (2-3) by the Numbers:
- Raquel Westerman 2-3, 1R, 1RBI
- Caley Perry 1-3, 1RBI
- Cali Lankford 1-3, 1R, 1RBI
- Madison Skelton (JR/Praire Grove, AR) 1.1 IN, 4H, 3R, 1SO
- Kymberlie House (FR/Jacksonville, AR) 4.2 IN, 3H, 2BB, 1SO
In game two, CBC scored in the first on an Alyssa Estrada (FR/Houston, TX) score after she tripled to lead off the game. Cali Lankford grounded back to the pitcher and Estrada scored on a play at the plate. The Lady Mustangs other score was a Kaylee St, John homer in the fourth inning.
Rachel Lawson (FR/Kokomo, IN) picked up the win striking out three and allowing just six hits in seven innings of play.
Game two (2-0) by the Numbers:
- Kaylee St. John (SO/Conway, AR) 2-3, 1R, 1RBI
- Alyssa Estrada 1-3, 1R
- Whitney Wade (SR/Vilonia, AR) 1-3
UP NEXT: The Lady Mustangs host Crowley's Ridge on Tuesday (weather permitting) in a non-conference double header beginning at 2:00 pm. They then stay at home on Friday hosting Ecclesia College in a doubleheader followed by AMC action against Lyon College on Saturday.
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