March 30, 2014
The MacMurray College softball team dropped a pair of games Sunday against AIB College of Business. The Highlanders lost by scores of 3-0 and 4-1 in a doubleheader that was played at Grinnell College.
AIB scored all three runs off freshman pitcher Michala Swanger in the third inning in game one. Tiffany Hazelwonder went 2-3 for the Highlanders, who had six hits in the loss.
Grace Bjornbak went 1-1 and batted in the Highlanders' lone run in the second game. Bjornbak reached base in all three of her at-bats. Daerial DeGroot went 1-3 with a run scored and Hazelwonder, Breezy Walton and Roni Grgin each added a hit.
Coach Lexy Determan's team falls to 2-5 overall on the season. The Highlanders travel to Iowa Wesleyan College on Tuesday for their first SLIAC league doubleheader of the season.