ATLANTA - Georgia State scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth to take a late lead against Hofstra Sunday, but the Pride came out on top 10-8 in eight innings at the Bob Heck Softball Complex.
With Hofstra leading 5-4 in the bottom of the sixth, Remington Hasty launched a three-run homer to left field, giving GSU its first lead of the game.
Jess Neadow added a solo homer to put GSU on top 8-5 heading into the seventh. Hofstra pushed three runs across in the top of the seventh to send the game to extras. Hofstra won it in the eighth, scoring two runs to win 10-8.
The Pride scored three runs in the top of the first. Georgia State got one back in the bottom of the second and scored twice in the bottom of the fourth to tie the game. Hofstra retook the lead with two runs in the fifth to go on top 5-3. After GSU scored a run in the bottom of the fifth to make it 5-4, the stage was set for Hasty's clutch home run.
Georgia State totaled 13 hits on the day. Baylee Sexton was 3-for-3 with two walks and two runs scored. Skylar Mosel hit her first home run of the season and Hollynn Lott was 2-for-4, recording her first career hits.
The Panthers are home again on Wednesday as Kennesaw State will visit the Heck Softball Complex.
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