MOREHEAD, Ky – Eastern Kentucky finished off another OVC series with another sweep. This time the Colonels swept rivals Morehead State with a 2-0 win on Sunday.
Eastern Kentucky (26-6, 10-0 OVC) would get some help from their rivals to light up the scoreboard first. An error by Morehead State would allow Johnkyria Alston to score the first run. Alston would later on drive in the second run of the inning to give the Colonels a 2-0 lead in the second.
Sarah Jackson would get on base by a fielders choice however, once again, Alston would score making it 3-0 in the fourth.
Morehead would cut the lead to 3-1 in the fifth.
However, the Colonels would get that run back in the sixth after a Krislyn Campos RBI single.
Alston would strike again in the seventh to give Eastern a 5-2 win after Morehead State tried to mount a seventh inning rally.
EKU returns to the field next Saturday for a doubleheader vs Eastern Illinois.