UAH win in Charger Chillout
By staff reports
The University of North Alabama softball team got a pair of shutout victories Saturday at the UAH Charger Chillout to remain undefeated at the event. After the Lions got a no-hitter by Jennifer Sexton in a 6-0 win over Georgia College and State, freshman Laurin Watts recorded a 1-0 victory over No. 20 Wayne State at Wilson Morgan Park.
With the two wins, UNA improves to 6-4 overall and remains perfect at 5-0 in the Chillout. The Lions will wrap up play at the event Sunday with a 1 p.m. showdown against second-ranked North Georgia and a 3 p.m. game against Northern Kentucky.
Meanwhile, Alabama-Huntsville won two games Saturday in the school’s first athletic events since the fatal shootings at the school Feb. 12.
UAH blanked Barry 8-0 on Saturday morning and then defeated Ferris State 8-2 later in the day.
UAH canceled its Friday’s games against Kentucky Wesleyan and Northern Kentucky in memory of the three professors who died in the Feb. 12 attack.