MISENHEIMER, N.C. — The Pfeiffer softball team (7-1) dominated in a sweep of Wesleyan (3-7) on Tuesday afternoon, winning by scores of 16-0 and 14-1 in their first home games of the season.
Vada Blue Sherrill continue her torrid streak, going 4-for-4 with four runs scored. Over four games last weekend, Sherrill was 10-for-14. With her game one performance, Sherrill has gotten hits in 14 of her last 18 at bats.
Stephanie Fortner went 2-for-3 with three runs and four runs batted in. Makenzie Pennell was a perfect 3-for-3 at the plate with 3 RBIs and Kiana Millsaps crushed a 3-run HR in the first inning and finished with 5 RBIs.
Amanda Sports added a solo home run and Chandler Walker banged out a pair of doubles.
In the cirlce, Millsaps earned her sixth win by firing three no-hit innings. Milsaps allowed just two baserunners on the game before giving way to Kennedy Lester who threw the final two scoreless innings.
The Falcons erupted for 14 more runs in the finale thanks to the long ball.
Sherrill went 2-for-3 with three more runs and five runs batted in. Sherrill crushed a grand slam and a solo home run to extend her hot streak to 16 hits in 21 at bats.
Sports hit another home run and went 3-for-3 with three runs and 2 RBIs. Millsaps crushed a homer and went 2-for-3 with 3 RBIs.
Pfeiffer would bang out 13 hits in game two and Millsaps earned her second win with three scoreless innings.
The Falcons will return to action this weekend when they travel to Greensboro. The Falcons and at the Pride meet on Saturday with first pitch scheduled for 1 p.m.
June 20, 2018 Softball Places Three on All-State Team
May 30, 2018 Vada Blue Sherrill Named Second Team All-American
May 24, 2018 Sherrill Adds Three Awards as Trio Earn Accolades
May 17, 2018 Sherrill and Pennell Earn NFCA All-Region Selections
May 13, 2018 Softball Crowned ECAC Champs with Dominant Victory
April 20, 2018 Falcons Sweep Meredith in Home Finale
April 18, 2018 Softball Splits a Pair With Guilford
April 3, 2018 Sherrill and Millsaps Earn ECAC Weekly Awards
March 31, 2018 Pfeiffer Earns Split at N.C. Wesleyan
March 26, 2018 Falcons Split Doubleheader With Ferrum
March 24, 2018 SCHEDULE UPDATE: Softball Moves Ferrum DH to Monday
March 22, 2018 SCHEDULE UPDATE: Softball's Senior Day Moved to Friday
March 22, 2018 Walker Sets Hits Record as Falcons Sweep Brevard
March 17, 2018 Softball Sweeps Salem to Improve to 20-2
March 14, 2018 Sherrill Earns Second NFCA National Player of the Week Award
March 13, 2018 Sherrill Named ECAC South Player of the Week
March 13, 2018 Softball Doubleheader With Meredith Postponed
March 10, 2018 Softball Improves to 18-2 with Sweep of William Peace
March 8, 2018 Falcons Use the Home Run Ball to Sweep Salem
March 5, 2018 Falcons Gain Split in Doubleheader at Roanoke
March 4, 2018 Pfeiffer Softball Uses 11-Run Inning to Sweep Averett
February 27, 2018 Softball Crushes Six HR in Sweep of Wesleyan
February 25, 2018 Softball Earns Split in Final Day of William Peace Tournament
February 24, 2018 Falcons Earn Sweep in Raleigh
February 18, 2018 Falcons Open 2018 Season with Sweep at Piedmont Classic
February 6, 2018 Sherrill Named HeroSports Preseason All-American
October 10, 2017 Softball Announces 2018 Schedule