USD team sweeps Briar Cliff South Dakota posted a doubleheader sweep over Briar Cliff last Wednesday in Vermillion by the scores of 2-0 and 5-3.
In the first game winning pitcher Janice Alswager went the distance allowing only two hits with two walks and two strikeouts. USD scored twice in the bottom of the third on run-scoring doubles by Alswager and Jessica Bills. Tiffany Davis led USD's seven-hit attack going 3-for-3 with three singles.
In the second game, the Coyotes rallied from a 2-1 deficit after two innings with four runs on four hits in the bottom of the third as 10 batters went to the plate. Sparking the Coyotes in the third were Alswager with an RBI double and Maggie Gorman's run-scoring single.
USD had six hits in the second game led by Gorman, who was 2-for-3 and Julie MacRunnels, who had a single and a triple in four at-bats.