The number 6 ranked Emporia State softball team split a doubleheader with Southwest Baptist Saturday.
The Lady Hornets won the first game 4-1. They scored 2 runs in both the 2nd and 5th innings for the win. Southwest Baptist won the second game 3-0 in 9 innings. Coach Julie LeMaire said they did not make the adjustments they needed to at the plate.
The Lady Hornets fall back into a tie for first place in the MIAA standings with Central Oklahoma. They will close out the regular season next Friday and Saturday with doubleheaders at Lindenwood and Lincoln.