April 19, 20191234567RHE
Win: JORDAN (13-7) 7.030027
Loss: PERKINS (12-12) 2.135323
DEVAULT (LIP) 323511
April 20, 20191234567RHE
Win: TURNER (10-2) 5.141024
Loss: PERKINS (12-13) 6.0107723
PEALOR (LIP) 313100
Softball celebrating the seniors in Stetson series
Thursday, April 18, 2019
By Mark McGee
Softball celebrating the seniors in Stetson series

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – It’s “Senior Weekend” for the Lipscomb Lady Bisons as they  face Stetson in an ASUN series.

The schedule at Draper Diamond at Smith Stadium has been adjusted due to Easter Sunday. Friday night the two teams will play a doubleheader with games scheduled for 4 and 6 p.m.

Saturday a single game is scheduled for noon. Eight seniors – Destinee Brewer, Jordan Fortel, Graysen Gladden, Khayla Green, Sarah Higgins, Mandy Jordan, Jenna Pealor  and Chloe  Rogers – will be honored at the conclusion of the game.

The Lady Bisons are 29-13-1, 8-4 in the ASUN. Stetson is 15-24, 4-8 in the conference.

Lipscomb has won eight of its last nine games. Stetson has lost its last two games.


Scouting Stetson

  • The series has been a tight one with Lipscomb holding a 23-22 edge, having won the last six games overall.
  • Tori Perkins, 12-11, is second in the ASUN with four shutouts. She has a 2.12 earned run average. In 151.2 innings she has struck out 53 and allowed 182 hits.
  • Jaime Tino, 3-12, has a 4.91 ERA. She has 37 strikeouts in 72 innings to go with 100 hits.
  • Two Hatters are batting over .300. Danielle Diaz leads the way with a .356 average. Elizabeth Jackson is hitting .347.
  • Ashly Smith leads Stetson with 10 doubles and 24 runs batted in.


Quick Hits

  • The Lady Bisons are ranked 15th in the nation with 1.72 doubles per game and 16th with 1.98 stolen bases per game.
  • Nationally, the Lady Bisons are in the top 100 in several categories – a .686 won-loss percentage (43rd), a 2.36 strikeout-to-walk ratio (55th), a .987 fielding percentage (56th), 5.26 runs per game (63rd) and seven shutouts (74th).
  • Hannah DeVault is eighth in the nation in doubles with 16. She is 20th in doubles per game with .37 and 83rd in RBI with .95 per game.
  • Peyton Ward is 40th nationally in stolen bases with .53 per game.
  • Khayla Green is 15th in walks with .81 per game.
  • Jordan Fortel is 65th in sacrifice flies.
  • Mandy Jordan is 76th in strikeouts with 121 and 78th with a 3.56 strikeout-to-walk ratio. She is 81st in strikeouts per seven innings with 7.3.
  • DeVault leads the ASUN with 41 RBI. Fortel is third with 32.
  • DeVault is tied for second in the conference with eight home runs.
  • Ward is first in stolen bases with 23.
  • Jordan is tied for fourth in the ASUN in wins with 12 and sixth in strikeouts with 121.