MERIDIAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs won one of five games here Friday and Saturday in the Meridian Tournament.
The Lady Bulldogs are 4-8 on the season. Holmes travels to Marion Military Institute on Tuesday at 1/3 p.m. and then to Faulkner State Community College on Friday, March 3 at 1/3 p.m.
On Saturday in game one, the Lady Bulldogs fell to Shelton State, 8-0. Meghan Cumming suffered the loss on the mound. She went five innings and gave up eight runs on eight hits with six strikeouts.
On Saturday in game two, Karley Poindexter picked up the win in the Lady Bulldogs' 8-6 win over Baton Rouge. She went seven innings and gave up six runs on 10 hits with three strikeouts and one walk. Bayle Bryant led the Lady Bulldogs with four hits including two doubles. Jana Newell had a homerun while Micah Redd and Madison Fields added a double.
In Friday's game one, the Lady Bulldogs suffered a heartbreaking loss in the bottom of the seventh inning when Faulkner State scored a run to win the game, 5-4. Kaitlyn Warren was charged with the loss after 1 1/3 innings of work in relief. She gave up one run on four hits with a walk. Karley Poindexter got the start and went five innings giving up four runs on seven hits with one strikeout. Micah Redd and Madison Fields each had a double.
In Friday's game two, the Lady Bulldogs fell to Northwest Florida, 2-0. Meghan Cumming suffered the loss. She went six innings and gave up two runs on eight hits with four strikeouts.
In Friday's game three, the Lady Bulldogs fell 9-3 to Spoon River. Madison Frazier got the loss. She went 4 1/3 innings and gave up three runs on five hits with one strikeout and two walks. Juliette Warriner went 1 1/3 innings and gave up two runs on three hits with a walk while Poindexter went 1 1/3 innings and gave up four runs on three hits with one strikeout and two walks. Emily Littlejohn led with two doubles while Fields had a double.