Losses Are First to Hilltoppers in Conference Play
The softball team lost a doubleheader to Western Kentucky on Wednesday.
The Owls (11-11, 0-2 Sun Belt) lost Game one 5-1 after falling behind 2-0 in the second and were unable to catch up.
FAU scored on an RBI double by Amber Barton in the fourth inning. Kathryn Stauffer pitched 2.2 scoreless innings in relief.
The Owls lost Game two 2-0. The Hilltoppers (9-8, 2-3) scored on homeruns in the second and third innings.
Barton took the loss despite pitching a complete game five-hitter. The losses are the first ever conference losses to WKU for the Owls who had previously been 9-0 against the Lady Toppers in Sun Belt play.
FAU wraps up the series against WKU with a single game on Thursday at 6 p.m. Live stats and live audio will be available at fausports.com .