Troutville, VA - The Mount Aloysius softball team picked up their biggest victory of the season to date on Friday afternoon as they defeated #23 Roanoke College by the score of 4-2.
The Mounties scored all four of their runs in their first two at-bats. Morgan Paynter walked with the bases loaded to bring home the Mount's first run, and Lindsy Sammarco singled in two more to make it a 3-0 ballgame after one inning. In the second, Marissa Ayers doubled home Jalisa Westover to create a 4-0 advantage.
With a 4-0 lead, the Mount's Kelsey Ickes was dominant the rest of the way as she allowed just five hits and one earned run while striking out five in a complete-game performance.
With the win, Mount Aloysius improves to 8-3 on the season.