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Bearcats open six-game week with doubleheader at Converse

Bearcats open six-game week with doubleheader at Converse

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Lander softball team (17-7) begins a packed weekend with an in-state battle as the Bearcats face Converse (2-30) for a non-conference doubleheader at 2:00 and 4:00 p.m.

LIVE STATS: Game 1 Game 2

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STORYLINES

• Lander follows the trip to Spartanburg with Peach Belt Conference games at Columbus State on Saturday and Georgia Southwestern on Sunday. 

• The Bearcats own their best record through 24 games since 2003.

• Lander is 6-1 this season against teams from the Palmetto State. 

• Converse is in the midst of a 10-game losing streak. 

• The Bearcats swept the Valkyries at Doug Spears Field in 2016. 

• Junior Kelli McCormack went 5-for-6 in Lander's sweep of Newberry last Wednesday. 

• Lander has dropped three of its last four games away from home.