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Softball welcomes Lees-McRae, Mars Hill for four games this weekend

Softball welcomes Lees-McRae, Mars Hill for four games this weekend

GREENWOOD – The Lander softball team plays four contests over the weekend, hosting Lees-McRae and Mars Hill at Doug Spears Field. The Bearcats will face the Bobcats at 4:00 p.m. on Friday and 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, while playing the Lions at 6:00 p.m. on Friday and 4:00 p.m. on Saturday.

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STORYLINES

• Lander (11-4) last played on Feb. 18, sweeping Anderson on the road. 

• The Bearcats have allowed two runs over the last 21 innings. 

Brianna Surrento leads the Bearcats with a .559 average on the season. 

• Lander hitters have struck out just 39 times in 386 at-bats. 

Abby Killian struck out a career-high 14 batters in a 1-0 win over Anderson.

• Lees-McRae (2-4) earned its first wins of the year with a sweep of Tusculum on Tuesday. 

• Mars Hill (7-3) won six of its first seven games before falling to No. 18-ranked Young Harris twice on Wednesday.