BSC Sweeps Hendrix in Conference Opener

Haley Crumpton (photo by Jimmy Mitchell)
Haley Crumpton (photo by Jimmy Mitchell)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern softball team swept Hendrix College 4-3, 10-2 (5) Saturday afternoon to open Southern Athletic Association play in BSC Softball Park. The Panthers (6-4, 2-0 SAA) close the series Sunday afternoon in a single game at noon.


Haley Crumpton went 5-for-6 including a home run and double to lead the Panthers offensively. She finished with six RBI and three runs. Crumpton also earned the game two win after going five innings and giving up only two hits and zero earned runs. 


Taylor Harkins struck out 13 to earn the game one win, pitching a complete seven innings.