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Softball Concludes Action at Gulf Shores Invitational

Tasia Green

GULF SHORES, Ala. – The Columbia College softball team wrapped up play at the Gulf Shores Invitational this afternoon, going 2-2 over the weekend. In day two of action, Columbia fell to No.3-ranked University of the Cumberlands 5-1 and to Louisiana State University Alexandria 9-1.

The Cougars move to 3-7 on the season.

Game One Stat Tracker:
UC def. CC, 5-1

  • Columbia crossed the plate in the third inning, reaching on an error
  • The Patriots scored five unanswered runs
  • Emily King and Ellie Kliethermes went 2-for-3
  • Kathryn Guinn pitched 5.0 innings, striking out two

Game Two Stat Tracker:
LSUA def. CC, 9-1 (6 inn.)

  • Emily King recorded one RBI on one hit, bringing in Tasia Green
  • Tasia Green and Madysen Lucas went 2-for-3
  • Kennedy Jensen recorded two strikeouts in 3.1 innings

Columbia will return to action March 13 for a home doubleheader against Culver-Stockton (Mo.) set for 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

This article is provided by Columbia Cougar Athletics