DEMOREST, Ga. -- The Covenant softball team traveled on Tuesday night to play a doubleheader against GSAC foe Piedmont College. The first game was a shut-out of 2-0 for Piedmont, while the second game the Lady Lions pulled out 3-2 in eight innings. The Lady Scots drop to 5-6 overall and 0-3 in conference play. Piedmont improved to 6-4 and 2-0 in conference games.
The second game was intense as Covenant fought after their loss. Neither team was able to accomplish much until the sixth inning. Covenant scored as Beth Harris crossed the plate on a Courtney Wagoner double that made it 1-0.
Covenant will play again on Saturday with a doubleheader against Agnes Scott College on Lookout Mountain. Game one is set for 1 p.m.