TIGERVILLE, SC--North Greenville University split an afternoon doubleheader with Milligan College Monday afternoon. The Crusaders took game one 2-1, while the Lady Buffs won the nightcap 8-1.
Down 1-0 in the fifth inning, Bridget Watson hit a solo home run over the left field fence to tie the game. Later in the inning, Christina Shin scored on an error by the Milligan first baseman to give NGU a 2-1 lead.
Kristyn Smith held on for the win, striking out four batters in seven innings of work. Sidney Burns took the loss for Milligan.
NGU will be back in action tomorrow at 2:00 p.m. versus Emmanuel College.