• by Travis Hendryx •
ODESSA, Texas- Following a 3-1 loss in game one, the Sul Ross Lady Lobos (17-19) recovered with a 3-2 victory over host U.T. Permian Basin (10-33) in a non-conference doubleheader Tuesday in Odessa.
Sul Ross will wind up regular season play with a three-game ASC series against visiting Belhaven University April 26 and 27.
Game 1: UTPB-3, SRSU-1
The Falcons lit the board first in their half of the second with a run scored.
Isabella Garcia scored in the fifth on a fielding error to tie the contest before the Falcons sealed the lid with a pair of runs in the sixth.
Jodie Vaughn shouldered the loss after six innings. Vaughn allowed three runs off seven hits while posting six strikeouts and two walks.
Game 2: SRSU-3, UTPB-2
Sully belted out three runs in the fifth as Rebecca Rodriguez homered scoring Gabriela Raimondi and Mary Villareal.
The Falcons threatened but came up short with a two-run fifth as the Lady Lobos went on the claim the 3-2 victory.
Starter Kyndall Dove posted the win after throwing 5.1 innings. Vaughn recorded her first season save working the final frame.
Ashley Weatherford led the batting department at 2-for-3 hitting.