GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs had their chances here Wednesday in MACJC action but lost two close ones to the East Mississippi Community College Lady Lions, 10-6 and 7-4.
With the losses, the Lady Bulldogs fell to 4-16 overall and 0-6 in the MACJC. Holmes travels to East Central on Friday in MACJC action at 1/3 p.m. The Lady Bulldogs then have road DHs at Mississippi Delta, Mississippi Gulf Coast, Northeast, Co-Lin, Coahoma and Meridian before returning home on April 11 vs. Jones.
In game one, Meghan Cumming suffered the loss on the hill. She went four innings and gave up 10 runs on seven hits with six strikeouts. Juliette Warriner pitched three innings and gave up one hit with two strikeouts. Cumming and Bayle Bryant led the Lady Bulldogs in hitting with two hits each with Bryant adding a double.
In game two, Karley Poindexter suffered the loss on the hill. She went six innings and gave up five runs on 11 hits with one strikeout and one walk. Kaitlyn Warren went one inning and gave up two runs on one hit with one walk. Avery Thornton led with one double.