KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Kalamazoo College softball team split a doubleheader with Adrian College on Saturday.
After a scoreless first three innings, Adrian scored three runs in the top of the fourth inning. Kalamazoo responded in the bottom of the fourth with a double by Fiona Summers followed by a home run to left field by Erin DuRoss to make it 3-2 Adrian.
Kalamazoo scored three runs in the bottom of the fifth to take a 5-3 lead, however Adrian came back with three runs in the top of the sixth to regain the lead 6-5. The Bulldogs added another run in the seventh, and while the Hornets threatened in their last at-bat, were unable to push any more runs across.
Kalamazoo got on the board first with a pair of runs in the top of the third. Adrian scored its only run of the game in the bottom half.
Kalamazoo loaded the bases to lead off the fifth inning before Briana Huisken cleared the bases with a double to increase the Hornets' lead to 5-1.
Kalamazoo returns to action at Olivet on Thursday, April 20 at 3:30 p.m.