Baylor beats LU 8-3 in opener of Liberty Softball Classic
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Opener of the 4-day Liberty Softball Classic, the Flames hosted number 12 Baylor, the Bears a College World Series team last year.
Liberty scored in the first for a 1-0 lead, but the advantage was short-lived.
Baylor answered with three runs in the second, three more in the third. Shelby Friudenberg lines a single to left-center to get the rally going in the third.
Later in the third, Maddison Kettler drives one to center over Jasmeen Click's head, the double drives in one to make it 4-1, Kettler 3-for-4 on the day.
Hannah Smith added another run with an infield RBI single.
Baylor went on to beat Liberty 8-3. The Classic continues through Sunday at Liberty Softball Stadium.