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GSU goes 1-1 on Day 2 at tourney

    Georgia Southern earned a split in the second day of the 2013 Eagle Classic, falling 6-2 to Kennesaw State before taking a walk-off 3-2 win over Florida International in the second game of the day. GSU is back in action on Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. against South Carolina in the finale of the 2013 Eagle Classic.

Kennesaw St. 6, Georgia Southern 2
    Kennesaw State took the 6-2 win over the Eagles to open Georgia Southern’s second day at its’ home tournament. The Owls did all their scoring in the fifth inning, posting six runs off a pair of hits and four GSU errors as all six runs went down as unearned.
    With their backs against the wall in the seventh, Georgia Southern cut the lead to four with a two-run Tabby Douberley home run.

Georgia Southern 3, FIU 2
    Three unanswered runs in the final four innings were enough to give Georgia Southern the walk-off win over Florida International in game two. The Panthers went out to an early lead, but two runs in the fourth and a run in the seventh helped the Eagles steal the win.
    A fielding error by the FIU second baseman allowed Alexa Lewis to score and give the Eagles the come-from-behind 3-2 win.
    Brooke Red picked up her second victory for Georgia Southern this season in the pitching circle.