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Columbia College softball adds to perfect conference record with wins over Lyon

Saturday, April 6, 2013 | 8:35 p.m. CDT; updated 8:52 p.m. CDT, Saturday, April 6, 2013

The Columbia College softball team kept its perfect American Midwest Conference record intact Saturday as it swept Lyon (Ark.) in a doubleheader in Batesville, Ark. 

The Cougars (9-12, 4-0) jumped out to a quick start in game one, scoring two runs in the first inning. After three multi-run innings, shortstop Kristin Eiken hit a two-run home run, her first of the season. Starting pitcher Taylor Richter pitched five scoreless innings as the Cougars won 12-0. 

Two first-inning runs in Game 2 got the Cougars off to another fast start. Starting pitcher Amber Boehme also pitched five shutout innings before being relieved by Tiffany Urwiler. Columbia College won 7-2. 

The Cougars will host conference opponent Hannibal-LaGrange University at 2 p.m. Monday. 


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