The MVCC women's softball team continue to roll through the Region III competition as the Hawks defeated Fulton-Montgomery for the second time in the double-header held in Fulton.
The Hawks (5-3 Region III, 6-9-1 overall) opened the game with a six-run rally and then continued to drive in runs over the next four innings en route to a 22-7 victory. The Hawks drove in four runs in the second inning and then put the game on ice with a five-run rally and a seven-run rally.
At the plate for MVCC, third baseman Brittany Englert went 3-for-4 with two doubles to score four runs while driving in three others. Also, right fielder Brooke Pominville went 4-for-4 for five RBIs and one run while Mikelle Deck had three hits to score four runs and drive home three runs.
Julianna Rose worked the mound for 3 2/3 innings to give up six runs on two hits and six walks while striking out three. Mikelle Deck went 1 1/3 innings to allow one run on two hits.