BALTIMORE, Md. (March 29, 2022)–The Morgan State softball team will make the short trip to Towson, Md. on Wednesday for a non-conference doubleheader against crosstown rival Towson. First pitch is scheduled for 2 p.m. at Tiger Softball Stadium.
All games at Tiger Softball Stadium are free to attend for the public. See the attached parking flyer for information on coming to campus for Wednesday’s games. Each game will be streamed online via FloSports. Fans can also follow along with Live Stats. Game 1 | Game 2
Towson and Morgan State met last season for a single game on April 14 at Towson with the home team earning a 5-2 victory. The Tigers’ win ended a three-game losing skid to Morgan State.
The Lady Bears carried a 2-0 lead and a no-hitter into the bottom of the sixth inning when the Tigers erupted for five runs on five hits to earn the comeback victory.
Morgan State (13-10) enters this year’s contest on a two-game winning streak and winners of seven of its last nine games.
The Lady Bears are coming off a 6-2 win on Sunday at Norfolk State to give Morgan a 2-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) series win over the Spartans. It was the 10th consecutive MEAC series without a series loss, dating back to the 2019 campaign. Eight of those 10 series the Lady Bears won outright and two ended in ties.
Junior pitcher Melissa Paz went 2-1 for the week in five appearances and was named MEAC Pitcher of the Week. It was her first MEAC weekly honor this season and the fourth straight week a Morgan pitcher earned weekly honors.
Towson (9-16) is coming off a series loss at James Madison, dropping all three games over the weekend to fall to 0-3 in the Colonial Athletic Association.
The Tigers are 5-1 at home thus far this season.
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