Casey Wellman

Saturday's multi-sport college and local roundup: No. 21 CNU sweeps softball doubleheader at No. 2 Salisbury

COLLEGES: Softball: Christopher Newport ranked 21st in Division III, swept No. 2 Salisbury by 7-1 and 13-2 scores Saturday in a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader in Maryland. Salisbury (20-3, 8-2) had given up only 23 runs all season until the Captains (19-6, 8-0 Capital Athletic Conference) scored 20 Saturday. In the opener, CNU's Scoop Simon was 2-for-3 with a home run, four RBI and three runs. Winner Hanah Marshall struck out four, walked three and scattered 10 hits, including a solo home run. In Game 2, Brittney Walters had two runs and four RBI, Simon and Meagan Jones each had two hits, three runs and three RBI, and Sabrina Hill had three hits and two RBI. All four...