GOODMAN --- The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs swept the Hind Community College Lady Eagles today in Goodman, 3-2 and 7-1.
With the wins, the Lady Bulldogs moved to 12-26 overall and 8-16 in the MACJC. Holmes hosts Itawamba on Wednesday at 3/5 p.m. and Pearl River on Saturday at 1/3 p.m.
Holmes trailed Hinds 2-0 going into the bottom of the fifth inning when Jasmine Cox singled in Newell and Madison Fields. Holmes added another run in the sixth to pull out the win when Fields singled in Becca Kennedy.
In game two, Meghan Cumming went seven innings and picked up the win. She gave up one run on eight hits with four strikeouts. Torey Daniels and Emily Littlejohn each had two hits. Whitney Walker added a double.
Holmes scored six runs in the first inning to jump out on the Lady Eagles. Courtney Hatcher singled in Fields and Daniels. Newell then singled in Hatcher and Littlejohn. Abby Bouslay singled in Kennedy and Newell scored on an error.
The Lady Bulldogs added another run in the second inning when Littlejohn singled in Daniels.