By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - Marie Collop hit a two-RBI double in the top of the first as the Berry College softball team held off Millsaps College 2-1 on Saturday to advance to the SAA Conference Championships.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- Collop's double in the top of the first to bring home both Sarah Moore and Brittany Ferrell proved to be Berry's only two runs of the game.
- Millsaps rallied for a run off a bases loaded walk in the top of the seventh, but the Vikings two-run lead ensured the 2-1 victory.
- In the contest, Berry outhit Millsaps 7-4, while both teams had two errors.
- Three pitchers took to the circle for Berry, with Marie Collop earning the win.
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- Collop: 2-for-3, 2 RBIs, 2B | 6.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 5 K, W 15-1
- Ferrell: 2-for-3, R
- Kayla Sangrey: 1-for-2, BB
- Elisabeth Federici: 1-for-3
- Karlie Jarrett: 1-for-2
MILLSAPS STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
- LeBlanc: 1-for-2, R, BB
- Kayla Davidson: 1-for-3 | 6.0 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 4 K
- Murray: 1-for-3
- With the win, Berry improves to 37-2 on the year.
- Millsaps falls to 25-14.
Berry awaits their opponent for the SAA Conference Championship tomorrow at 12pm.