BVU softball team opens season with twin-bill sweep

Buena Vista began its softball season in thrilling fashion by edging Northwestern-St. Paul in walk-off fashion 4-3 before cruising to a 10-1 victory over Lake Forest College in the nightcap last Saturday in Rochester, Minn.

Freshman Carlee Guyett came through big in her first college game with the game-winning RBI single to score Autumn Boland in the bottom of the seventh inning as she made a winner out of her sister, Moriah, who pitched a complete-game six-hitter, while striking out eight.

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