MARION, Ind. — Indiana Wesleyan softball finished their regular season home schedule on Saturday with a doubleheader sweep of Grace (Ind.) at Wildcat Field. IWU outscored Grace 10-1 on Senior Day to grow their win streak to 12 games.
- Score Game 1: Indiana Wesleyan def. Grace, 5-1
- Score Game 2: Indiana Wesleyan def. Grace, 5-0
- Records: Indiana Wesleyan 32-12, 19-9 Crossroads League | Grace 23-22, 16-14 Crossroads League
- NAIA Top- 25 Rank: Indiana Wesleyan – Not ranked | Grace – Not ranked
- Location: Wildcat Field | Indiana Wesleyan University | Marion, Indiana
GAME 1 HIGHLIGHTS
- Indiana Wesleyan quickly gained a 2-0 lead in the 1st inning when Alex Springer hit a sac fly that scored Kaisey Carson and Lauren Buckley also scored on the play due to a Grace error.
- Victoria Boyer contributed an RBI single in the 4th inning as IWU increased the lead to 3-1.
- Kira Madl and Kaisey Carson each had one RBI in the 6th inning for the 5-1 final score.
- Indiana Wesleyan outhit Grace, 8-3.
GAME 1 STATS
- Kaisey Carson: W, 7.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 8 K; 2-for-4, RBI, R
GAME 2 HIGHLIGHTS
- Indiana Wesleyan once again scored in the 1st inning as the Wildcats put a three spot on the board in game two. Alex Springer had a two run single and Ellen DeYoung scored on a passed ball in the frame.
- IWU scored two more times in the 4th inning for the 5-0 lead. Kaisey Carson had an RBI single while Lauren Buckley added an RBI groundout.
- The Wildcats held a 9-3 advantage in hits.
GAME 2 STATS
- Kaisey Carson: 3-for-4, 2B, RBI, R, SB
- Alex Springer: 1-for-3, 2 RBI
- Carlie Weaver: W, 5.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, BB, 4 K; 1-for-3
NEXT TIME OUT
- Indiana Wesleyan travels to Goshen (Ind.) on Tuesday for a Crossroads League doubleheader. First pitch is set for 3:30 p.m.