Lady Chaps closes road trip with day with two wins

GULF SHORES, Ala. – Tiarra Delrosario, Kasey Flores and Brooke Makemsom each had three hits and Lubbock Christian University led 12-2 in West Georgia on Sunday, finishing their time at the Gulf Shores Invitational with their second win of the day.

LCU (2-2) defeated Montevallo 6-1 earlier on Sunday, with top pitcher Taylor Franco throwing five scoreless innings after the Lady Chaps got her five runs in the top of the first inning.

Against West Georgia (1-2), Tyla Lee, Flores and Makemson each drove in a run in a first of five runs and Flores launched a three-run home run in the second for an 8-0 lead. Flores finished with four runs batted in, Lee and Makemson with two apiece.

That supported the pitching of Maxine Valdez (1-1), who gave up two unearned runs on two hits in four innings, and Mattye Tyler, who retired all three batters she faced.

Against Montevallo (2-2), Flores, Lee and Athena Muniz had RBI singles in the first big inning, and Angela Donaldson’s sacrifice fly made it 5-0. Skylar Herrera homered in the third.

Franco (1-1) gave up three hits in five innings, and Chloe Jones threw the last two and gave up a homerun in the seventh to Lauren Higginbotham.

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