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Eagles fall twice in Dothan

Posted at 10:11 PM, Feb 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-09 22:12:12-05

DOTHAN, Al. — Tallahassee Community College's softball team dropped a pair of games on Saturday at the Visit Dothan Invitational hosted by Chipola College.

Tallahassee fell to Walters (Tenn.) State Community College, 11-2, in Saturday's first game.

The Senators scored five runs in the first and four more in the second to grab a quick 9-0 lead. They added two more in the third and led 11-0.

Tallahassee got on the board in the fourth with a pair of runs to finish the game one scoring.

Later on Saturday, the Eagles faced Pearl River (Miss.) Community College and fell 13-4.

Again, Tallahassee faced an early deficit, allowing three runs in the bottom of the first.

The Eagles answered with two runs in the second to cut Pearl River's lead to 3-2.

A two-run homer in the third extended the Wildcats' lead to 5-2 and a solo shot in the fourth made it 6-2.

Tallahassee got a run back in the bottom of the fourth but Pearl River answered with two runs in the fifth for an 8-3 lead.

Tallahassee (1-6) will host Andrew (Ga.) College in its home opener at 2 p.m. Wednesday.