Softball

 

Lady Dukes Split DH with Sussex

Lady Dukes Split DH with Sussex

The Softball Program split a Sunday DH with visiting Sussex County CC. The Dukes took Game 1 6-3 and then stumbled in Game 2 by a 16-5 score.  In the first half of the DH, sophomore Liz Carpani picked up the win in the cirlce, going the distance, allowing three runs, none of which were earned.  Carpani added 9 strikeouts and a 1 for 4 performance at the plate with one RBI and one run scored.  Nicole Fox also scored and drove in a run, while Abigail Abate and Samantha Santos recorded the two other hits for the Dukes.

In Game 2, Cumberland jumped out to a 4-1 lead for the Sussex bats got hot.  The top five spots in the Cumberland order each scored a run.  Carpani went 1 for 2 with an RBI and a run scored and freshman third baseman went 1 for 3 with a run and a RBI.