SVC Loses Heartbreaker on Senior Day

SVC Loses Heartbreaker on Senior Day

BENNINGTON, Vt. – The Southern Vermont Mountaineers fell on Senior Day in two games to NECC foe Newbury College. The Nighthawks defeated SVC 10-1 and 13-4.

Game one went quickly as Newbury handled the Mountaineers in five innings. Katelyn Boyd started on the mound allowing 17 hits while striking out five batters. Alyssa Davis added another successful day on the field tallying a home run for SVC.

In game two the Mountaineers had a 4-3 lead going into the seventh inning until the Nighthawks went on a hitting streak, scoring 10 runs in the inning. Boyd only allowed eight hits in the first six innings of play.

Brittany Stark and Davis had multi hit games for the Mountaineers, while Heather Kilventon and Miranda Ryan drove in two runs each. Kilventon had a two run homer to left.

SVC finishes up its season tomorrow at Elms College at 12:00 p.m.