The Bossier Parish Community College Lady Cavs swept No. 19 Angelina College in a Region XIV softball doubleheader in Lufkin, Texas, on Saturday.
BPCC won Game 1 3-2 and Game 2 4-2.
BPCC, which received votes in last week’s NJCAA rankings, improved to 33-9 overall and 15-5 in Region XIV’s East Zone. The Lady Cavs are in second place behind No. 9 Tyler Junior College (36-13, 15-3).
Angelina dropped to 37-13 and 11-9.
BPCC’s Jayleen Lantier went 2-for-3 with a double in Game 1. Elisa Favela went 2-for-4.
Morgan Bullock hit a two-run homer to give BPCC a 3-0 lead in the top of the sixth.
Ashley Nipper allowed five hits and struck out four in the six innings. Mae Jones didn’t allow a hit in the seventh.
Favela went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI in Game 2. Chelsea Fagan broke a 2-2 tie with a two-run homer in the top of the sixth. Shelrika Bryant had a double.
Favela went the distance on the mound, allowing five hits and striking out seven.
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