GAME DETAILS

Fordham 10, Saint Louis 2

Friday, May 12, 2017

George Mason Softball Complex

Fairfax, Virginia

THE BASICS

•Fordham jumped out to an early lead and went on to defeat Saint Louis 10-2 in an Atlantic 10 Conference Softball Championship second-round game Friday morning.

•The fifth-seeded Billikens (25-24) face No. 6 George Mason in an elimination game Friday at approximately 2 p.m. (CT). Top-seeded Fordham (43-14) takes on the No. 2 Massachusetts-No. 3 Saint Joseph's winner Saturday.

HOW IT HAPPENED

•Fordham scored twice in the first, second and fourth innings to go on top 6-0.

•The Billikens broke through with a pair of tallies in the fifth. Emma Buckles led off with a single and scored on a double by Alex Nickel. Nickel was waved home when Fordham's relay throw went out of play.

•The Rams clinched the victory with four runs in the bottom of the sixth.

BILLIKEN NOTABLES

Allie Macfarlane registered a single.