College softball: BPCC sweeps non-conference foe


The Bossier Parish Community College Lady Cavs swept Meridian (Miss.) Community College on Monday at BPCC.

The Lady Cavs won the first game 6-2 and the second 6-5 in nine innings.

Morgan Bullock went 2-for-3 with a double in Game 1. Elisa Favela and Galen Brooks hit solo home runs. Tyler Robinson had a double.

Starter Ashley Nipper allowed two hits in five innings and struck out five with no walks.

The second game went into extra innings tied at 5. After a scoreless eighth, the Lady Cavs scored the winning run in the ninth.

Jayleen Lantier and Favela led off the inning with singles. Kacey Maines had one-out walkoff single to right field.

Lantier went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBI. Favela went 2-for-4 with a home run. Raina McKean had two hits.

BPCC starter Mae Jones went seven innings and allowed six hits. Favela allowed one hit and struck out six in the final two innings.

BPCC (35-9) resumes Region XIV play Wednesday with a 1 p.m. doubleheader against Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas.

— Russell Hedges,