ORANGEBURG, SC (March 1, 2023) – The Claflin Lady Panthers (6-5) returned to the diamond with a great performance in a 4-2 win over the Converse Valkyries (7-10), Tuesday afternoon. It was some great pitching and some timely hitting the led the Lady Panthers to the win.
The Lady Panthers played some great defense to claim the win. Senior pitcher Jaelyn Jackson (3-3) led the way as she held Converse to just three hits with six strikeouts in the game. Senior designated player Jasmine Dukes led the way for the Lady Panthers, going three-for-three with a triple, a run scored and an RBI.
With the win, the Lady Panthers improve to 6-5. The two teams would go on to complete the doubleheader later in the day. For more information on Lady Panthers softball, contact the Claflin University Office of Athletics Media Relations at (803) 535-5548 or log on to www.athletics.claflin.edu.