On the first day of its annual Florida trip, Ashland University's softball team moved to 4-2 on the young season after a split of two games on Sunday (March 4).
In the second game of the day, the Eagles used a seven-run top of the fifth inning to defeat Wayne State (Neb.), 13-8. Junior third baseman Paige Summers had the big bat in the win, driving in five runs and going 2-for-5 with a double, while sophomore second baseman Camille Pollutro was 2-for-4 with a home run, three runs scored and two RBIs.
McMenemy improved to 3-0 in the pitcher's circle, going the first 5 2/3 innings. Freshman Laney Jones finished the game with 1 1/3 scoreless frames.
To open the trip, the Eagles lost to Assumption, 6-5, on a run in the top of the seventh inning. Summers was 2-for-3 with a homer and two RBIs, while Farst was 2-for-4 with a triple, two runs scored and an RBI.
UP NEXT: Monday (March 5) vs. Concordia-St. Paul at 2 p.m. and Winona State at 4:30 p.m. in Florida.