ALBION, Mich. – Kelsie Vogleman went 4-for-6 at the plate and Brianna Charron pitched a four-hit shutout in game one as Albion College split a non-league softball doubleheader with Wilmington (Ohio) College at Dempsey Field.
Game One: Albion 5, Wilmington 0
Albion collected four of its six hits in the game in the first inning. The Britons scored twice – Angela Hoffsis scored on a bunt by Lauren Beougher and Grace Connolly tacked on a RBI single to push Beougher across the plate – to give Charron all the run support she would need.
Vogleman hit a three-run triple in the second to complete the scoring.
Charron (4-2) pitched her career shutout. She walked one and struck out two.
Game Two: Wilmington 1, Albion 0
Wilmington managed two hits off Albion pitcher Eryn VanderVlucht, but one of those was a fourth-inning double by Allison Pierce to drive in the only run of the game.
VanderVlucht walked one and struck out three.
Albion had seven hits in the game. Vogleman finished with three hits, Hoffsis had two and Camille Roloff slugged a triple.
Albion (8-12) continues non-league play at home with a 3 p.m. Thursday doubleheader against Baldwin-Wallace University.
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