OLATHE – Softball continued Heart South play on Thursday with a make up doubleheader against MNU. The Pioneers took the doubleheader over the Ravens, 4-2 and 1-0.
Benedictine (17-16, 9-11 Heart) was limited to nine hits over the 14 innings of play as MNU (17-13, 8-9 Heart) earned the sweep.
In game one, the Pioneers scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh to earn the win.
Carney Meade led the Ravens at the plate with a home run and two RBIs.
In game two, Gilham threw all six innings. She finished with two strikeouts while giving up just one run off five hits in the loss.
Alex Burris went 2 for 3 at the plate but the Ravens standed seven base runners as they couldn't solve the MNU pitcher combination of Lydia Reyes and Clarisa Cortez.
Benedictine returns home on Wednesday for the start of a six-game home stand as they host Avila University at 1 p.m. They host Culver-Stockton College at 1 p.m. Friday and then host MNU on Saturday at 1 p.m.