Lady Bucs advance in SoCon

from staff reports


   CHATTANOOGA -- East Tennessee State defeated Gerogia Southern 4-2 in game one of the 2003 Southern Conference softball championships Thursday morning at Frost Stadium.
   ETSU got off to a quick start as leadoff hitter Janine Sprague converted a double into the first run of the game.
   Clutch hitting scored the second run for the Bucs, as Mary Beth Hazelwood scored on a Danielle Spetar triple in the top of the second.
   Sheryl Clark knocked in the third run in the third inning and the scoring was completed in the top of the fifth with a solo homer by Lindsay Lane.
   Jennifer Fraser earned the win for ETSU, which returns to action today at 10 a.m. for its round two matchup.