ECSU softball drops two at CIAA roundup


From staff reports

Friday, March 17, 2017

CHARLOTTE — The Elizabeth City State softball team lost the first two games of a weekend Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association roundup at Nevin Community Park in Charlotte on Friday.

The Lady Vikings lost 9-1 to Saint Augustine's in five innings in the first game.

A Meghan Hines' RBI single in the top of the second tied the game at 1-1 for ECSU (1-13, 0-1 CIAA). The Falcons (5-8, 1-0 CIAA scored three runs in the third and five runs in the fourth.

Shaw 7, ECSU 2: Shaw (4-17, 2-0 CIAA) scored six runs in the first inning.

ECSU scored two runs in the third as Lashika Basnight had a RBI single for the Lady Vikings (1-14, 0-2 CIAA).

ECSU plays two more games at the league roundup at Charlotte Saturday starting at 11 a.m.