Freshman Hunter Gaddis earned his second win in relief and Logan Barnette picked up a save with two perfect innings as Georgia State downed Jacksonville 5-2 in Sunday's series finale at Sessions Stadium.
Georgia State got six hits, but stranded five runners as the Panthers were defeated by Radford 7-1 Sunday afternoon at the Bob Heck Softball Complex.
Looking to clinch a bye in the upcoming Sun Belt Conference Championship, Georgia State will face Arkansas State on Monday night at 8 p.m. ET, in Jonesboro, Ark.
Georgia State trailed by as much as 12 in the second half at Little Rock Saturday, but the Panthers pulled within two in the closing minutes before ultimately falling to the Trojans 52-45.
Senior Kensey Caldwell hit a grand slam and sophomore Reagan Morgan hit her first career home run to help Georgia State run rule Omaha 12-4 (6) in Game 2 of a doubleheader at the Bob Heck Softball Complex Saturday afternoon.
Led by a career-high 16 points off the bench from Devin Mitchell, Georgia State earned a 71-54 win over Little Rock on Saturday night at the Jack Stephens Center.
Catcher Payton Mann accounted for the Panthers' two runs with a two-run homer in the seventh inning, the first homer at GSU (3-2) for the graduate transfer. That was Georgia State's third homer of the series.
The No. 30 Georgia State men's tennis team will host Middle Tennessee Sunday afternoon in the team's third home match of the season.
ATLANTA - Georgia State jumped out to a 1-0 lead over Mississippi State Saturday afternoon. The Bulldogs (7-1) took all six singles matches in straight sets to defeat the Panthers (4-4, 0-1) 6-1 at Piedmont Park.
Georgia State led early and rallied late but suffered its first loss of the season at Jacksonville, 9-8, Friday night in the opener of a three-game series as Sessions Stadium.
Junior Ivie Drake hit her 39th home run Friday against Illinois, breaking Georgia State’s career home run record of 38 set by Callie Alford in 2015. The Panthers lost to Illinois in Game 1 before bouncing back to run rule the Illini in six innings in Game 2.
Today’s sand session interview is with LeeAnn Starr, a freshman from Cincinnati, Ohio. Check in next Tuesday for the next Sand Session as the 2017 season inches closer.