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Win: B. Pattison (1-0) 7.020002
Loss: Allison Farr (4-14) 3.024413
Andrea Sarhatt (ETSU) 301000
Cameron Young (ETSU) 301000
R. Laudino (MER) 221000
D. Williams (MER) 311401
M. Headley (MER) 211000
Bucs Fall in Series Finale at Mercer
Bucs Fall in Series Finale at Mercer
Sunday, April 24, 2022

ETSU drops 5-0 decision to Bears

MACON, Ga. (April 24, 2022) – Sunday did not go in favor of the Bucs as ETSU Softball dropped the series finale at Mercer by the final score of 5-0 at Sikes Field in Macon, Ga.

The Bears jumped ahead in the bottom of the third inning with one crack of the bat, a grand slam off the bat of Diamond Williams for the quick 4-0 advantage. Mercer added to its lead in the bottom of the fifth inning, scoring of an ETSU error to push its lead to 5-0.

ETSU had one final chance to score in the top of the seventh with runners on first and second and one away. However, the Bucs had back-to-back harmless fly outs to center field to conclude the series against Mercer with the 5-0 loss.

Pitchers of Record
» Win: Bailey Pattison (1-0)
» Loss: Allison Farr (4-14)

» The Bucs picked up two hits in the series finale from Andrea Sarhatt (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Cameron Young (Knoxville, Tenn.).  
» The loss belonged to Allison Farr (Knoxville, Tenn.), yielding four earned runs in 3.0 innings of play.
» Whitley Arnott (China Grove, N.C.) tossed 3.0 innings of action and surrendered one unearned run in the process.
» ETSU now falls to 17-28 all-time against Mercer, including 4-14 when playing in Macon, Ga.

Record Update
» ETSU: 6-41, 2-10 SoCon
» Mercer: 13-32, 5-10 SoCon

Up Next
ETSU is back in action with a full week of five games, beginning with a single game against Gardner-Webb on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in Johnson City, Tenn.  

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