MO State HS Sports

Softball Defeats No. 2-Seed Madonna on Day One of NAIA Opening Round


Henderson, Tenn. – The Columbia College softball team came out on top against No. 2-seed Madonna (Mich.) in the first game of the 2022 NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round.
(3) Columbia def. (2) Madonna (Mich.), 3-0
The Scoring:

  • T5 (CC): Jacey Meyer singled home Skyler Kauble (CC 1, MU 0)
  • T6 (CC): Suzanna Shanks scored on an error (CC 2, MU 0)
  • T7 (CC): Emily King singled scoring Taylor Barnes (CC 2, MU 0)

Inside the Box:

  • Six different players had a hit for the Cougars.
  • Jacey Meyer and Emily King had an RBI
  • Athena Wheeler reached base twice with two walks.
  • Lexi Dickerson tossed a complete-game shutout allowing two hits, a walk, and striking out three.

Up Next:
The Cougars will face No. 4-seed Friends (Kan.) on Tuesday, May 17 at 11:00 AM.

This article is provided by Columbia Cougar Athletics