ANDERSON, S.C.- The Converse Softball team dropped their season opener on the road to Anderson in non-conference doubleheader on Saturday afternoon, 8-0(5), and 14-0(5).
FINAL | Game 1: Converse 0, Anderson 8 (5) | Game 2: Converse 0, Anderson 14 (5)
LOCATION | Anderson, S.C.
RECORDS | Converse 0-2, Anderson 6-0
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
HOW IT HAPPENED
In the bottom half of the first, Anderson picked up two runs off three hits. The Trojans added two more runs in the bottom of the second on a home run.
Converse started a rally in the top of the third inning after Tristan Harvey walked. Elizabeth Aguilar singled to center. Harvey and Aguilar pulled off the double steal to put runners in scoring position with one out. The Valkyries were unable to plate any runs after back-to-back strikeouts.
Anderson posted four more runs in the bottom of the fifth for the 8-0 run-rule victory.
Tristan Harvey reached on an infield single for the lone hit of the contest for the Valkyries.
Anderson scored eight runs in the bottom of the first followed by four more in the second.
Converse will host nationall ranked Lenoir-Rhyne on Wednesday, February 15 at Tyger River Park in the Championship Stadium. First pitch is at 2pm with the nightcap following.