JDCC softball qualifies for regional tournament

Published 11:52 am Tuesday, April 17, 2012

In their most recent stretch of four games, the Jefferson Davis Community College Lady Warhawk softball team went 3-1.
JDCC split with LBW in a home conference game winning game one 2-1 in eight innings before falling in game two 5-3.
In a Sunday home game against Meridian, JDCC won 7-5 in game one and 4-3 in five innings in game two.
JDCC, now 22-26 overall and 8-2 in conference play, was scheduled to play at Faulkner State Tuesday and Pensacola State Thursday before returning home Saturday to play Alabama Southern in a conference game at 1 and 3 p.m.
JDCC has already qualified for the regional tournament in Alabaster May 4-6.

JDCC 2, LBW 1, eight innings
In a game one win over LBW, JDCC won 2-1 in eight innings.
Carley Parker was 1-for-3, Jennifer Fisher had an RBI, Breana Still was 1-for-3, and Paige Odom was 1-for-3.
Elissa Kelly got the win pitching all eight innings. Kelly gave up a solo homerun in the sixth inning for the only run scored. She allowed five hits, two walks and struck out three.

LBW score all five runs in the third inning off four hits, which included a three-run homerun to take down JDCC 5-3. JDCC scored one run in the fourth and two in the fifth.
Coachman was 1-for-3 with one RBI, Harwell was 3-for-4 with a double and one run and Parker was 1-for-2 with one run scored. Steadham was 2-for-4 with two doubles, and two RBIs, Still was 1-for-4, Crysta Paulson was 2-for-3, and Paige Odom had one RBI.
Jaime Sanders took the loss on the mound going seven innings and allowing five hits, one walk and struck out one.

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Against Meridian Sunday, JDCC won game one 7-5.
Coachman was 1-for-2 with two runs scored, a stolen base and a walk while Steadham was 1-for-3 with two runs scored. Fisher had an RBI and Still and Odom had two RBIs each.
JDCC walked 12 times in the win.
Kelly got the win going five innings allowing two runs, seven hits and struck out one.
Sanders pitched two innings and allowed three runs, one hits, walked and struck out three.

JDCC 4, MCC 3, five innings due to darkness
In a game called due to darkness, JDCC won 4-3 to sweep Meridian.
Coachman was 1-for-3 with one run scored, McMillan was 1-for-2 with one run scored, Steadham was 1-for-2 with two RBIs, Parker was 1-for-2, Fisher was 1-for-2 with one RBI, Paulson was 1-for-2 with one run scored, Still was 2-for-2 with one RBI and Morgan Agerton scored a run.
Mallori Armstrong got the win going five innings and allowed three runs, six hits, walked two and struck out four.