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Friday, April 26, 2019 – 04:30 PM

Lawrenceville, GA – #6 Mobile Softball took to the road Friday for a much anticipated matchup against #9 Georgia Gwinnett and everything was coming up Ram Red in Game 1 as UM defeated GGC by a score of 6-0. 

University of Mobile Rams: 6

Georgia Gwinnett Grizzlies: 0

  • Hope Cain (JR/Hartselle, Ala.) pitched all 7 innings for the Rams, and retired the last 13th consecutive batters in road to the shutout. Cain only allowed 2 hits and walked 1 in 24 batters faced. 
  • Emily Fleetwood (SR/Mobile, Ala.) led UM in offensive production, recording 2 hits and 2 runs and 1 RBI in 4 at bats. 
  • The Rams opened up the first inning with 3 runs. Maddie Burchell(SR/Frierson, La.) singled to right, then stole 2nd. She stole 3rd just a few seconds later on a wild pitch from the Grizzlies and then stole home almost immediately stole home, coring the first UM run. 
  • Fleetwood was walked to 1st and quickly stole 2nd. She stole 3rd a few minutes later due to the defense’s indifference. Fleetwood was brought across the plate on a single by Allison Vincent (SO/Slidell, La.).
  • Maegan Walding (JR/Midland City, Ala.) followed up and was sent to 1st after being hit by a pitch.
  • After a single by Payton Adams (SO/St. Bernard Parish, La.) and a wild pitch striking Kaylee Pullin (SO/Prattville, Ala.) the bases were loaded. Taylor LeDrew (SO/Fairhope, Ala.) was walked to 1st, sending Vincent home for the 3rd and final run of the inning. 
  • UM wouldn’t score again until the 4th inning when Fleetwood crossed the plate for a second time, this time due to an error from a GGC infielder. 
  • The Rams tacked on two more runs in the 7th thanks to a Fleetwood single to left field, which sent Taylor LeDrew across the plate. Savannah Woodruff (JR/Saraland, Ala.) scored the final run of the game thanks to a groundout from Vincent. 

See the full stats here.

Georgia Gwinnett College
University of Mobile
Association of Independent Institutions
Southern States Athletic Conference
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