Liberty plated three runs in the seventh inning, breaking a 4-4 tie and pushing the Flames past the Marshall Thundering Herd, 8-4, Friday evening.
Mar 30, 2012
Leading the way on Friday were Jennifer Klugh, who notched an ECAC qualifier in the women's 1,500, and David Ricksecker, who hit the IC4A standard in the men's 5K.
In its final match for the month of March, the Liberty men's tennis team will play host to Winthrop for a Big South match, Saturday, at 1 p.m.
Roderick Spruel, Leonard Robbins, Tarell Williams and Anthony Settje clocked a 4 x 100 time of 40.71 seconds at Mike A. Myers Stadium, the Flames' fastest effort in 11 years.
Liberty rallied to tie Friday's second game at 2-2, but Winthrop claimed a 4-2 victory by tallying one run in each of the final two innings, sweeping the doubleheader.
Cameron Richard and Nicola Wellman claimed the final two singles matches, Friday, as Liberty earned a 4-3 win over renewed Big South rival, Campbell.
Winthrop earned a 1-0 victory over Liberty, in game one of a doubleheader, Friday, with Chelsey Schoenfeldt's fourth-inning home run providing the winning margin.
The Lady Flames' game scheduled today against Detroit-Mercy will be postponed until tomorrow at 9 a.m., while Sunday's matchup against Howard has been cancelled.