HENNIKER, N.H. – The University of Maine at Farmington softball team was overcome by Lyndon State College in a North Atlantic Conference doubleheader on Sunday with an, 8-0, loss in game one and falling, 14-2, in the second game.
Abby Burdin (Guilford, Maine) started in the circle and pitched 2 1/3 innings with a strike out. Emily Vitone (Westminster, Maine) came on to finish the game in relief and struck out three hitters and surrendered three hits.
Hannah Lust (Bangor, Maine) slapped a two-run single in game two for the Beavers in the first inning. Katie Clark (Westbrook, Maine) reached on a fielder's choice and Meryl Bond (Jefferson, Maine) singled to left center, then Bond and Clark moved into scoring position with an error by the left fielder.
The Beavers took their, 2-0, lead into the bottom of the frame but the Hornets quickly washed it away with a ten-run inning.
UMaine-Farmington hosts Thomas College on Monday with a doubleheader starting at 3:00 p.m.