FAIRFIELD, CT- The Saint Peter's University softball team dropped a doubleheader to Fairfield University on Saturday evening at the Alumni Softball Field. The Peacocks fell 10-1 in the first game and 8-0 in the second. The Peacock's overall record drops to 4-34 and their MAAC record is 2-15.
"Today was a rough day," said head coach Chris Stelma. "As a team we really never got it going. We look forward to bouncing back tomorrow and paying tribute to our Seniors."
Saint Peter's started Crystal Carlucci who pitched all five innings of the game. Carlucci also led the Peacocks offensively with a home run and one RBI.
The Stags took a strong 5-0 advantage through the first three innings. It wasn't until the top of the fourth that the Peacocks scored with a homer from Carlucci falling behind the Stags 5-1.
Saint Peter's failed to score and Fairfield added five more runs to win the game10-1.
Saint Peters started Alyssa Ruiz who pitched 4.1 innings in the second contest of the day. It was a short game for the Peacocks as they were only able to get four hits in five innings.
The Peacocks also did not score as the Stags finished the game winning 8-0.
The Peacocks will honor their seniors on senior day in a doubleheader matchup against Rider at the Joseph J. Jaroschak Field on Sunday, May 7. The first game will start promptly at 1pm.