Knights News · Softball Defeats Northwood

The Northern Softball team completed the series sweep of Northwood Friday night after an 8-5 victory.  The Ladies defeated Northwood on Tuesday 1-0.  The Ladies got 2 in the first when Paige Williamson  doubled in McKenzie McCullen and Hannah Morris.  Northwood answered with 2 runs in the top of the 3rd inning and Northern regained a 2 run advantage in the bottom of the 3rd after a Macey Ellis single and a McCullen homerun.  Northwood tied the game again in the top of the 5th only to see Northern gain another 2 run advantage after a McCullen single and a Morris homerun.  Northwood got 1 run in the 6th inning before Ellis singled, Dacia Redmond reached base and Morris doubled in 2 runs.  McKenzie McCullen gets the win for Northern and Hannah Morris gets the save.  Macey Ellis was 2-4 with 2 runs scored, McKenzie McCullen  was 3 for 3,  HR, 3 runs scored and 2 RBIs, Hannah Morris was 2-3, 2 runs scored, a double, HR, and 4 RBIs, and Paige Williamson had 2 RBIs.

Northern will be at home Tuesday, April 24th vs. Chapel Hill at 6:00.