Softball Edges Harford Community College In Doubleheader

Softball Edges Harford Community College In Doubleheader

Bel Air, MD- The Brookdale softball team edged the Fighting Owls of Harford Community College, 2-0 and 2-1. Sophomore pitcher Lauren Coppinger earned the three hit shutout win in game one. Sophomore shortstop Nikki Alfano recorded a two-out RBI single as freshman second baseman Paige Eckert tallied a two-out RBI double.

In game two, sophomore outfielder Megan Mego hit the game winning single in the top of the eighth inning and made a diving catch, turned double play to secure the win in the bottom of the eighth.

Eckert continued to produce at the plate, contributing three more hits. Sophomore catcher Olivia Carbone added two hits as freshman Rachel Hrevnak pitched for the victory.

With the wins, the team improves their overall record to 20-5-1. The Jersey Blues will return home to face the Skylanders of Sussex County Community College on Thursday, April 13th for a doubleheader starting at 3:30pm.