SOFTBALL: The Lipscomb University Lady Bisons' softball season ended Friday with a 5-3 loss to Union University in the NAIA Region XI softball tournament in Jackson.
Lipscomb finished its first season under coach Amy Becker 36-19.
With the Lady Bisons leading 3-2, Union's Rachel Murray hit a three-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the sixth off Kristen Tidwell to propel Union to the victory.
Lipscomb had reached the finals by winning a pair of games on Thursday. Tidwell picked up her 13th victory of the season as the Lady Bisons defeated Georgetown College 3-1.
Earlier Thursday, Lipscomb