Six-Run Third Powers Erskine to 6-3 Win Over Limestone

The Flying Fleet of Erskine put six runs on the board during the 3rd inning and that was all the offense they would need, earning a 6-3 win over the Saints.

Erskine center fielder Morgan Purcell went 1-for-3, with two runs batted in.  Seven different Fleet hitters picked up a hit.  Kelsey Spurrier allowed three runs over seven innings, while striking out five hitters.  The three runs were scattered through seven hits.

Limestone designated player Dallas Heaton went 1-for-3, and drove two runs in.  First baseman Kirtyn Burelson went 2-for-4, with a run scored.  Shelby Webb was charged with the loss.  Webb went 2.1 innings and allowed five runs (four earned).

Erskine is now 1-0, during the tournament, while Limestone falls to 0-1.  Erskine will play at 4 p.m. against the winner of Belmont Abbey versus North Greenville.  Limestone will play the loser of Mt. Olive versus Coker at 4 p.m.