Bensalem, Pa.-The University of Bridgeport softball team split a non-conference road doubleheader on Saturday afternoon just outside of Philadelphia against the host Holy Family University Tigers, as UB won game one, 13-5, in five innings, and fell in the nightcap, 6-3. Bridgeport is now an even 11-11 on the season, and the Tigers are now 1-19.
In the opener, the UB broke the game open with seven runs in the top of the fourth inning on the way to the victory.
In the pitching circle, senior Amanda Staheli (Pecatonica, Ill.) picked up her fifth win of the season working a complete game in which she fanned four.
Up next, the Purple Knights are schedule to host Southern Connecticut State University on Monday afternoon in a non-conference doubleheader slated for a 2:30 p.m. first pitch.