By: Mason Bumgarner, Sports Information Assistant
ORANGE, Calif. — The Berry College softball team closed its spring break trip with a doubleheader sweep of Chapman, claiming game one 8-5 and game two 11-3. Berry now sits at 11-3 on the year.
Meredith Holland earned the start in game one, tossing 5.0 innings allowing just two earned runs. Makenzie Flynt started game two pitching 5.0 innings to earn the win.
- Berry struck first on an RBI single in the first by Kayla Sangrey.
- Berry went on to add two more runs in the second off another RBI single from Hunter Padgett and a Samantha Crabtree sacrifice fly.
- The Vikings added two more runs off an RBI double by Brooke Whittemore to make it 5-0 at the start of the fourth.
- Chapman fought back with a two RBI homer to make it 5-2.
- Berry went on to add insurance in the fifth and seventh innings making it 8-2.
- Chapman scored three more in the seventh, but Berry was able to hold on to the win.
- Berry again scored first with two in the third and five in the fifth making it 7-0.
- Chapman struck back with an RBI triple making it 7-1 to finish the fifth.
- Berry scored four more in the seventh extending their lead to 10.
- Chapman scored two more in the seventh but Berry kept their lead and went on to win 11-3.
Berry will head back home to face Huntingdon on Sunday at noon ET.