The Tornado softball team dropped a pair of hard-fought games to visiting Pacers of USC-Aiken this afternoon by scores of 4-1 and 5-0.
Game 1 was scoreless through 7 innings, when the international tie-breaker went into efftect. Each team plated a single run in the 8th inning, before USC-Aiken rallied for 3 runs on 3 hits in the 9th to take the lead. King put runners on 1st and 2nd with no outs in the bottom half of the inning, but failed to score and fell by a 4-1 margin.
A pair of second-inning runs would be all the Pacers needed in game two, as the Tornado were held scoreless, falling by a final of 5-0.
More details to come on Tuesday.