For just the second time this season, the Eagles scored six or more runs, rolling over No. 18 Ole Miss, 8-2, to secure their first victory over a ranked opponent this year.
Off to their worst start in five years, the Eagles will try to start their seven-game road trip on the right foot with a pair of games in the Magnolia State against Ole Miss and Mississippi State.
With 288 career strikeouts and 28 complete games, Boston College softball pitcher Jessica Dreswick is one of the most decorated pitchers in program history, and enters the season hoping to pick up right where she left off.
BC lost all four of its games in the annual Texas Classic, struggling to protect leads and avoid errors against Texas A&M, Texas Tech, and Houston over the weekend.
After recording nine hits and five runs against Peyton Silverman on Friday, BC failed to muster any sort of offense against the North Carolina State freshman in the second game of the series.
Allyson Moore’s single in game one and Tatiana Cortez’s home run in game two all but secured both games of the Eagles’ doubleheader against Georgia Tech on Saturday. The pitching did the rest.
The Eagles want to make it to the NCAA Regionals. Fresh blood, a challenging schedule, and more consistent hitting will make it happen.
The Eagles took two out of three games in a weekend series against the Yellow Jackets.