OCALA--The College of Central Florida softball team dropped a pair to Florida SouthWestern State College on Saturday afternoon in Fort Myers.
CF fell 2-0 in the first game of the doubleheader, unable to convert with runners in scoring position. The Lady Patriots left seven runners on base in the loss.
Lindsay Markham-Rosario (11-2) allowed two earned runs on seven hits and struck out seven. Markham-Rosario ranks second in the state in total wins.
In game two, CF plated their only run of the doubleheader in the top of the fourth inning to cut the Bucs' lead to 3-1, but the Lady Patriots were unable to hold on as FSW swept the doubleheader with a 5-1 win.
In the circle, Morgan Cushman allowed five earned runs on 10 hits and struck out four in the loss.
CF returns to action on Tuesday when they host Wallace State Community College for a doubleheader at 2 and 4 p.m.