W&J Splits NTC Softball Opening Twinbill In Orlando
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Washington & Jefferson softball team opened play Saturday at the National Training Center Games in Orlando and split a pair of games. The Presidents posted a 5-4 victory over Wisconsin-Superior in the morning before falling to Western Connecticut State 8-2 later in the day.
W&J (2-4) was led by sophomore Kelsey Cunningham (McMurray, Pa./Peters Twp.) in game one as she went 3-for-4 at the plate with two singles and a triple. Classmate Madison Rotto (Sarver, Pa./Freeport) was the winning pitcher.
Rotto collected a pair of base hits in the loss to WCSU, while junior D.J. Ufolla (Pittsburgh, Pa./Perry) and freshman Sadie Marak (Butler, Pa./Butler) both doubled.
W&J continues play in Orlando tomorrow with games against Wisconsin-Stevens Point (1:00 pm) and Bowdoin (3:00 pm).