Berea, KY: The Alice Lloyd Eagles traveled to Berea on Friday to face the home standing and 14th ranked Mountaineers in a doubleheader.
In game one, ALC fell to BC, 5-4 on the final play of the game. The Mountaineers jumped ahead 1-0 before the visitors roared back to take a 3-1 lead entering the bottom of the fifth.
The game was tied at four with Berea batting in the bottom of the seventh when Andrew Akins singled driving in the winning run.
Michael Smither started the game for the hosts. He tossed five innings, giving up three runs, nine hits, and striking out four.
Tyler Pope earned the win in relief. He pitched one inning, giving up one run, and two hits.
ALC lost despite out-hitting Berea College 11-7. They were hurt by 3 errors.
BC evened things up at one in the bottom of the second inning and took the lead for good with one run in the third inning. The insurance blow was a two-run homer in the bottom of the sixth.
Joshua Works earned the win for Berea College. He threw seven innings, allowing one run, eight hits, striking out eight, and walking one.