UVa Sweeps Softball Doubleheader at LU

Lynchburg - Virginia swept both ends of a softball doubleheader Wednesday afternoon at LU.

Game one after scoring four in the first, UVa added to a 5-2 lead in the fifth when Megan Harris sent one to right that cleared the fence for a two-run homer, the Cavaliers extended their lead to 7-2.

LU got one back in the bottom of the frame, Katie Zavodny advanced the runner and beat the throw to first for a bunt single. Then the Flames pulled the double steal as Zavodny draws the throw to second and Blair Lawrence scores from third, trimming the Cavs' lead to 7-3.But Virginia shut the door and won 7-3. The Cavaliers also held on to win game two 7-6.