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Softball hosts Emmanuel in home opener on Tuesday

Softball hosts Emmanuel in home opener on Tuesday

GREENWOOD – The Lander softball team will host Emmanuel in its home opening doubleheader at Doug Spears Field on Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. 

WATCH: Game 1 Game 2

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STORYLINES

• Lander (3-2) is coming off wins over Shorter, West Georgia, and Lee at the Gulf Shores Invitational. 

• The Bearcats and Lions have met four times, with Lander winning all four contests. 

• Lander defeated Emmanuel 7-1 last season. 

• The Lions posted a 24-29 campaign in 2018.

• The Bearcat offense is highlighted by Brianna Surrento, who finished opening weekend with a .667 batting average, a double, a home run, four RBI and two runs scored. 

Delaney Guerrero holds the team lead with six RBI.

Abby Killian won two games at the Gulf Shores Invitational and leads the team with an 0.95 ERA. and 16 strikeouts.