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Union softball sweeps Lambuth in double-header

JACKSON, Tenn. - 4/25/2008 - The Union University softball improved their current winning streak to four games with a double-header sweep over Lambuth (Tenn.) University 4-1 and 8-0. Union is now 29-16 on the year and 20-10 in the TranSouth. Lambuth dropped to 11-28 on the season and 8-22 in league play.

In the first game, Amy Chatham improved to 15-7 on the year with a complete game performance, allowing just one run on five hits. Last season's TranSouth Conference and NAIA Region Player of the Year provided the offense, going 3-for-3 with two runs. Lindsey Landereneau posted a 2-for-3 game with two RBI.

The second game saw the Lady Bulldogs continue their hot hitting, with a run in the first and five more in the bottom of the third. Senior Candace Cross had the game's big blow with a bases clearing triple. Walters again went 3-for-3 with two runs while adding two RBI. Landreneau added two RBI with one hit. Chester County native Bethany Burnett improved to 5-6 on the year with a complete game one hitter over her five innings of work.

Up next for Union will be a double-header at home versus Cumberland (Tenn.) University on Saturday, April 26 at 2:00 pm. Union then closes the regular season on Monday at Martin Methodist (Tenn.) College. Union will be hosting the TranSouth Conference Tournament. It begins April 30 at Union's Fesmire Field.


Steven Aldridge
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