Baker softball team wins three in tournament
The Baker University softball team finished with a 3-2 record at the Heart of America Athletic Conference Division Tournament Saturday at the Johnson County Complex.
Baker beat Central Methodist 5-4, Missouri Valley 6-3 and Culver-Stockton 6-2. The Wildcats lost to Evangel 1-0 and Lindenwood 6-0. The results moved Baker's overall record to 17-14 on the year and 5-6 in conference play.
Megan Nelson was the starting pitcher against Missouri Valley and she was relieved by Johnna Shackelford. Shackelford pitched all seven innings against Culver-Stockton, giving up only two hits. Sheree Tinder was the catcher.
Tinder and second baseman Casey Meginley each hit a home run against Missouri Valley.
Next up for the Wildcats is the HAAC tournament April 28-29.