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Ferrum Stays Alive in ODAC Softball Tournament

Bailey Oakes had a three-run homer in the fifth inning for Ferrum.
Bailey Oakes had a three-run homer in the fifth inning for Ferrum.


SALEM, Va. -- #7 seed Ferrum College remained alive in the 2019 ODAC Softball Tournament with a 6-2 win today over #6 Guilford College. This was an eliminations game, as both teams lost in the tournament's opening round last night.

RECORDS
Ferrum (20-20)
Guilford (26-15)

THE BASICS
The Panthers trailed 2-1 after four innings, but scored five runs in the fifth, fueled by Bailey Oakes' three-run bomb over the center field fence. Jasmins Agee earned her sixth win this season, striking out four in a complete seven-inning effort on the mound.

KEY STATS
Ferrum: Tori Scott 2-4, double, RBI; Bailey Cunningham 2-4, run, RBI; Cheyenne Strickland 2-4, run; Jasmine Agee (W, 6-13) 7 in, 8 hits, 1 ER, 4 K
Guilford: Savannah Yale 2-3, double, run; Makayla Carver (L, 3-2) 4.1 inn, 9 hits, 6 ER, 1 BB, 4 K

NEXT GAME
Coach Gerald Culler's team will face #1 seed Virginia Wesleyan University, which lost 3-2 this afternoon to #4 Randolph-Macon College.