Photo Credit: Charlie Bailey Photography
FLORENCE, S.C. (March 5, 2018) – The Florence-Darlington Technical College Lady Stingers softball team won four games over the weekend in the FP Dreams College Spring Tournament in North Myrtle Beach to increase their winning streak to 14 games in a row.
On Friday, the Lady Stingers defeated Olney Central College 6-2. Marissa Tyndall was the winning pitcher as she only allowed eight hits, two runs and a walk.
Kristina Lee was 2-3 with two runs batted in. Tori Alexander was 2-4 with three runs batted in.
The Lady Stingers beat SUNY-Delhi on Friday afternoon 8-0 in six innings. Alexander was the winning pitcher. She allowed two hits, two walks and hit one player.
Hanna Gainey was 2-3 at the plate with a run batted in. Riley Boyle was 3-3 with two runs batted in.
The Lady Stingers kept the momentum rolling on Saturday as they defeated Garrett College 28-0 in just five innings. Tyndall pitched one inning and Alexander pitched four innings. Combined, the two pitchers only allowed three hits and two walks.
Brittany Miller was the leading hitter on Saturday as she was 4-4 with three runs batted in. Shelby Cox was 3-4 with three runs batted in and a walk. Malan Wilson was 3-3 with two runs batted in.
The Lady Stingers’ final game of the tournament was held on Saturday afternoon, and they won once again, beating Olney Central College 6-3. Tyndall won on the mound while allowing five hits, one walk, three runs and she hit a batter.
Lee was the leading batter at the plate. She was 2-4 with a run batted in. Boyle had two runs batted in as she was 1-4.
With the four wins over the weekend, the Lady Stingers improve to 16-4, and they are 6-0 in their region.
The Lady Stingers are off this weekend, but they will return to action on Friday, March 16 as they travel to play Richard Bland in a doubleheader. The first game is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m., followed by the second game at 3 p.m. On Saturday, March 17, the softball team will play Bryant & Stratton on the road. The first game will begin at 12 p.m., and the second game is set to get underway at 2 p.m.