Lynchburg - Junior Hope Johnson scattered nine hits and pitched a complete game shutout to lead Lynchburg College to a 5-0 win over Eastern Mennonite Wednesday in game one of a doubleheader at LC's Aubrey R. Moon, Jr. Field.
Johnson improved to 4-3 on the season with the win. Sophomore Danielle Powell out of William Byrd in Vinton blasted a three-run homer in the decisive 5-run fifth inning.
Eastern Mennonite won game two 9-1 in five innings. With the doubleheader split, LC is now 15-and-7 overall, 3-and-1 in the ODAC. Lynchburg plays at cross-town rival Randolph Thursday in a 3 o'clock doubleheader.