North Greenville scored three runs in both the second and third innings to defeat Belmont Abbey, 6-1.
Courtney Campbell went 2-for-2, with two runs batted in and two runs scored for North Greenville. First baseman Sarah Griffith also picked up two hits. Laura Hopper started for North Greenville and went all seven innings. She allowed one run on seven hits. Griffith also struck out six hitters.
Belmont Abbey second baseman Carol-Anne Sherrill went 2-for-3. Third baseman Shannon Arthur went 1-for-3, with a solo home run. Nikki Faust started in the circle and went 2.2 innings. She was charged with the loss. Faust allowed six runs (three earned) on six hits. She also struck out two hitters.
Belmont Abbey is now 0-1, and will play Queens University of Charlotte. North Greenville is 1-0, and will play Erskine.