LINCOLN SPLITS WITH NEW CASTLE
April 13, 2014Tri-Eastern Conference
DUBLIN, Ind. – Sydney Griffin doubled to drive in the winning run in the ninth inning of a 4-3 victory over New Castle on Saturday, helping Lincoln earn a doubleheader split after the Trojans won the first game 9-0.
Karly Shank also doubled in the Game 2 win, while Kerrigan Neff drove in two runs and Haley Hall scored the game-winning run.
Griffin struck out the first 14 batters she faced in relief to pick up the win.
Hall, Neff and Alex Cox each had a hit for the Eagles in Game 1.
Lincoln (4-1) also defeated North Decatur 16-2 Friday.
Hall had five RBIs in that game, Neff added four and Kristen Meal and Griffin each had three.
Griffin struck out nine of 13 batters she faced Friday and did not allow a hit.