FORT MYERS, FL. – The Elms College softball team finished it's trip to Florida dropping both games in a doubleheader. The Blazers lost game one 6-0 to Kenyon College and game two 10-6 to Clark University.
Kenyon 6, Elms 0
Game 1 was close up to the 6th inning with the Ladies holding onto a 1 run lead. Kenyon was able to extend its lead in the bottom of the 5th platting 5 runs to go ahead 6-0 which would prove to be too much for the Blazers to overcome.
Elms was held to just 3 hits in game 1. Lisa Lusardi (Enfield, CT), Emily Dorosh (Litchfield, CT) and Tea Sullivan (Dracut, MA) all had hits for the Blazers.
Clark 10, Elms 6
Game 2 was back and forth right up to the end with both teams exchanging runs in 6 of the 7 innings.
The Blazers were able to tie things up 3-3 in the top of the 4th but that's as close as they would get to taking the lead. Clark would respond with 3 runs of their own in the bottom of the frame and 4 more in the bottom of the 5th to take a 10-5 lead.
The Blazers are back in action on Tuesday the 19th when they host Smith College in a doubleheader. Start times are 3pm and 5pm.