Tue, Feb/08 Final - 10 innings
Softball
7 Evangel
6 at Ottawa
Tue, Feb/08 Final - 5 innings
Softball
1 Evangel
1 at Ottawa
Fri, Feb/11 Final - 8 innings
Softball
4 Evangel
2 at Saint Mary
Fri, Feb/11 Final
Softball
2 Briar Cliff
5 vs. Evangel
Fri, Feb/25 Final - 8 innings
Softball
1 Evangel
2 vs. Thomas
Fri, Feb/25 Final
Softball
1 Evangel
4 vs. Bryan
Sat, Feb/26 Final
Softball
4 Kentucky Christian
1 vs. Evangel
Sat, Feb/26 Final - 6 innings
Softball
0 Lawrence Tech
8 vs. Evangel
Sat, Feb/26 Final
Softball
7 Indiana Wesleyan
5 vs. Evangel
Sat, Mar/05 Final
Softball
6 Evangel
5 vs. Nebraska Kearney
Sat, Mar/05 Final
Softball
1 Evangel
4 vs. Northeastern Oklahoma State
Sun, Mar/20 Final - 6 innings
Softball
11 Evangel
3 at Park
Sun, Mar/20 Final
Softball
1 Evangel
3 at Park
Tue, Mar/29 Final
Softball
4 Evangel
0 at Benedictine (KS)
Tue, Mar/29 Final - 10 innings
Softball
6 Evangel
7 at Benedictine (KS)
Wed, Mar/30 Final
Softball
4 Evangel
5 at MidAmerica Nazarene
Wed, Mar/30 Final
Softball
2 Evangel
3 at MidAmerica Nazarene
Fri, Apr/01 Final
Softball
2 Graceland
3 vs. Evangel
Fri, Apr/01 Final
Softball
3 Graceland
6 vs. Evangel
Sat, Apr/02 Final
Softball
1 Peru State
7 vs. Evangel
Sat, Apr/02 Final
Softball
1 Peru State
3 vs. Evangel
Tue, Apr/05 Final - 5 innings
Softball
0 Baker
8 vs. Evangel
Tue, Apr/05 Final
Softball
1 Baker
3 vs. Evangel
Sat, Apr/09 Final
Softball
1 Evangel
8 at Grand View
Sat, Apr/09 Final - 5 innings
Softball
0 Evangel
8 at Grand View
Sun, Apr/10 Final
Softball
10 Evangel
0 at William Penn
Sun, Apr/10 Final - 6 innings
Softball
9 Evangel
0 at William Penn
Mon, Apr/18 Final
Softball
3 Evangel
2 at Missouri Valley
Mon, Apr/18 Final - 11 innings
Softball
9 Evangel
8 at Missouri Valley
Tue, Apr/19 Final
Softball
0 MidAmerica Nazarene
4 vs. Evangel
Tue, Apr/19 Final
Softball
1 MidAmerica Nazarene
2 vs. Evangel
Fri, Apr/22 Final
Softball
5 Benedictine (KS)
10 vs. Evangel
Fri, Apr/22 Final
Softball
0 Benedictine (KS)
4 vs. Evangel
Sat, Apr/23 Final
Softball
3 Missouri Valley
7 vs. Evangel
Sat, Apr/23 Final
Softball
3 Missouri Valley
1 vs. Evangel
Mon, Apr/25 Final
Softball
5 Central Methodist
0 vs. Evangel
Mon, Apr/25 Final - 5 innings
Softball
8 Central Methodist
0 vs. Evangel
Tue, Apr/26 Final - 9 innings
Softball
3 Evangel
1 at Baker
Tue, Apr/26 Final
Softball
5 Evangel
3 at Baker
Wed, Apr/27 Final
Softball
2 Park
0 vs. Evangel
Wed, Apr/27 Final
Softball
6 Park
0 vs. Evangel
Thu, May/05 Final - 8 innings
Softball
5 William Penn
4 vs. Evangel
Thu, May/05 Final
Softball
5 Evangel
3 vs. Culver-Stockton
Fri, May/06 Final - 6 innings
Softball
0 Grand View
8 vs. Evangel
Sat, May/07 Final
Softball
5 Evangel
4 vs. Benedictine (KS)
Sat, May/07 Final
Softball
0 Evangel
6 vs. Central Methodist
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Valor Softball Swept by Nationally Ranked Central Methodist on Monday

Valor Softball Swept by Nationally Ranked Central Methodist on Monday

The Basics

Game 1: Evangel 0, #9 Central Methodist 5 | Box Score

Game 2: Evangel 0, #9 Central Methodist 8 | Box Score

Record: Evangel (22-14-1, 17-9), Central Methodist (33-4, 25-1)

Location: Springfield, Mo. (University Field)

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – After a long week of games, Evangel Softball hosted the number nine team in the nation on Monday afternoon, looking to take a couple of wins. Central Methodist brought their best pitching into the games and stalled the Valor offense, 5-0, in game one, and 8-0, in game two.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Valor fought hard in game one, only allowing five hits to the Eagle offense, but could only record two hits of their own, falling 5-0.

  • In game two, Evangel hurt themselves, again recording just two hits, but committing six errors in the field, allowing CMU to take an early lead that they did not relinquish, 8-0, in five innings.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Central Methodist recorded three runs in the first inning of game one, using a double and single to push across the runners. In the following inning, CMU used a sacrifice fly to add their fourth run of the game.

  • Evangel generated both of their hits in the first two innings of the game, failing to push across nearly any offense as CMU proved their national ranking. 

  • In the bottom of the fourth, Evangel had an opportunity to score a couple of runs, but with the bases loaded, they fell short, leaving the runners stranded.

  • CMU closed out game one striking out the Valor side of the lineup, giving the Eagles the 5-0 victory.

  • In game two, the Valor again only recorded two hits, while CMU generated nine hits of their own.

  • In the first inning, CMU scored three runs on three Valor miscues to grab an early lead.

  • Although Evangel fought hard and Karlie Romines used a double in the first inning, offense came as a luxury against CMU's undefeated (13-0) starting pitcher, as Romines was left stranded at second.

  • Evangel could only tack on one more hit in the game, an Abigail Posten single, as CMU continued to score runs on offense and capitalize on the Valor errors.

  • Ultimately, CMU took the ball game in five innings, sweeping the Valor, 8-0.

NOTABLE

  • Romines recorded a double in the second game, the lone Valor extra base hit of the afternoon.

  • Abby Jo Emmitt pitched two innings of relief in game one, allowing just one hit to the Eagles and striking out three batters.

  • Evangel lost their first series since April 9th, going on a 9 game winning streak during the span.

UP NEXT

Evangel will travel to Baldwin City, Kansas, to take on the Wildcats of Baker on Tuesday (Apr. 26) afternoon, beginning at 2:00 p.m.

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