BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern softball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2018 Southern Athletic Association tournament Thursday with its 4-0 win over Sewanee. BSC (27-13) will face Hendrix tomorrow at noon.
Jessica Perley (Vestavia Hills, Ala./Vestavia HS) and Haley Crumpton (Alabaster, Ala./Thompson HS) combined on the mound to blank the Tigers. Perley picked up her fifth win of the season after allowing just two hits in five innings. Crumpton struck out a game-high three batters in her two innings of work.
BSC is 2-2 all-time against Hendrix in the tournament. The Panthers took their last meeting 8-1 in the first round of 2017.