HARTFORD (WBNG) — The Binghamton softball team advanced to day three of the America East Tournament, with a 6-2 win over Albany Thursday afternoon.
Binghamton becomes the first ever No. 6 seed to advance to the third day. The Bearcats will at least secure a top-four finish.
Hannah Lyons and Makayla Alvarez led the day with two RBI each, while pitcher Morgan Bienkowski earned the win, striking out a career-high seven batters.
Binghamton – 6 (19-28), Albany – 2 (26-17)
Binghamton will play in an elimination game Friday, at 1:30 p.m. The opponent is to be determined.