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McLemore leads Armstrong State past Columbus State

FROM STAFF REPORTS

Former Glenwood standout Ollivia McLemore led Armstrong State to an 8-4 win over Columbus State in Game 1 of a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Friday at Cougar Field.

The Lady Pirates went to finish the sweep with an 8-0 win in Game 2.

McLemore (10-3) gave up all four runs in the first inning on just two hits. Kristen Carr had the big, a run-scoring double.

The Lady Pirates answered with four in the top of the second for a 5-4 lead.

Jane Trzaska pitched a three-hit shutout in Game 2. Lindsey DeFee (2-10) took the loss.

Columbus State (19-21, 5-11) has lost five straight and 10 of its last 12.

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