ALTUS, Oklahoma — The Northern Oklahoma College Mavs slugged seven home runs in sweeping Western 15-3 and 8-4 Thursday in Altus.
The Mavs (27-24) improved to 15-14 in league play while Western (12-24) dropped to 9-15 in conference.
In Game 1, the Mavs scored in every inning in the 15-3 rout of Western.
Lynsey Ailey hit two home runs and had four runs batted in while tossing a five inning complete game in the circle.
Meagan Bellar and Karsyn Coleman also homered, Coleman had four rbi’s while Bellar added three.
Audrey Meyers added three hits.
In Game 2, the Mavs once again played long ball as Ailey, Bellar, and Hallie Durkee homered in Game 2.
Meyers led a 10-hit attack with two singles.
Ailey allowed just two earned runs on six hits in the second game.
The Mavs travel to Murray State on May 4 for their final games of the regular season. The Region 2 Tournament begins May 13 in Muskogee.
Mavs 15, Western 3
123 45–R H E
Mavs 272 31–15 13 5
Western 101 01– 3 4 3
Mavs–Ailey and Landes. 2B–Coleman. HR–Ailey 2, Coleman, Bellar. W–Ailey.
Mavs 8, Western 4
123 456 7–R H E
Mavs 012 410 0–8 10 2
Western 101 100 1–4 6 4
Mavs–Ailey and Landes. 2B–Cushenbery, Fowble. HR–Durkee, Bellar, Ailey. W–Ailey.
Northern Oklahoma College, the state’s first public community college, is a multi-campus, land-grant institution that provides high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities and services which create life-changing experiences and develop students as effective learners and leaders within their communities in a connected, ever changing world.
NOC, a public two-year community college, serves nearly 5,000 students on the home campus in Tonkawa, branch in Enid, NOC/OSU Gateway Program in Stillwater, online, and the University Center in Ponca City. Of these students about 60% receive financial aid and/or scholarships. Over 80% of NOC students complete their degree with zero debt.
NOC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers associate degrees in three general areas: Arts, Science and Applied Science. The associate degree fulfills lower-division course work which is applicable towards a bachelor’s degree.
Call (580) 628-6200 for more information about Northern Oklahoma College or visit www.noc.edu .