Milligan sweeps past Brevard

Brevard, NC--Milligan opens its conference play with a two-game sweep of Brevard. They won 3-2 and 10-6 to run their record to 3-3 and 2-0 in the conference.
   In game one Brandy Waddle (2-2) pitched a complete game allowing two hits and two unearned runs. She allowed both hits and both runs in the first innings. She found her game in the finally six innings striking out seven in the victory. Andrea Henriott led the Lady Buffs with two hits and a RBI. Danielle Gilley had a very clutch two-run single to put the Lady Buffs up 3-2. The Lady BUffs scored all three on their runs in the fifth innings.
   In the nightcap Milligan pounded out 12 hits to run past Brevard 10-6. Five Milligan starters had at least two hits, including Shelby Banion three hits. Henriott, Ashley Fine, Brooke Davis, and Jenny Trompower all went 2 for 4. Henriott and Davis each drove in two runs for the Lady Buffs.
   Ashley Fine worked into the seventh inning to pick up her first win of the season. Through six innings she scattered five hits allowing two runs. She ran into trouble in the seventh innings but Waddle worked out of trouble picking up her first save of the season.
   The Lady Buffs will have a very busy week hosting three doubleheader this week. They will host Montreat on Tuesday, UVA-Wise on Wednesday and Va Intermont on Friday. Each day the games will start at 2:00 PM.