MONROEVILLE – Alabama Southern's Lady Eagles will host their first home softball game of the season today as the Lady Warriors of East Central Community College of Decatur, Mississippi come to town.
The first game of the doubleheader is set to begin at 1:00 followed by the second game at 3:00.
The Lady Eagles opened the season Monday in Poplarville, Mississippi, taking on the Lady Wildcats of Pearl River Community College.
The Lady Wildcats won both games. In the first game, Pearl River's Rachel Hickman pitched a complete-game no-hitter, downing the Lady Eagles 8-0. The Lady Eagles committed six errors in the game.
In game two, Alabama Southern battled hard, coming up short 7-1. The Lady Eagles had one run off six hits and committed just one error in the game. Pearl River's seven runs came off 11 hits. The Lady Wildcats committed two errors in the game.
Heather Thomason took the loss for Alabama Southern. She worked six innings and struck out five batters in the contest.