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Softball Splits Doubleheader with Boston University
Stephanie Weigman allowed just one unearned run in the second game against BU.
BU starter Holli Floetker limited the Retrievers to just four hits in the first game, with both runs coming on Warner’s second-inning home run.
The Terriers scored three runs in the first, but Warner’s fourth homer of the season, a two-run shot to left, pulled UMBC to within one, 3-2. But
Sophomore Heather Brown (
Game 2: UMBC 5,
After the Terriers scored an unearned run in the first, the Retrievers rebounded with four runs in the top of the second. Junior catcher Angela Yannone (
The score remained the same until the fifth, when junior first baseman Katie Ferguson (North East,
Despite getting a hit in six out of seven innings, the Terriers could not manage another run, and UMBC senior right-hander Stephanie Weigman (
Weigman (12-7) allowed just one unearned run on six hits and one walk and struck out five in the complete game win. Erin Schuppert (6-3) took the loss after giving up five runs (three earned) on seven hits in seven innings.
The teams meet again Sunday at 12 p.m. in the rubber match of the three-game series.