KALAMAZOO, Mich. The Kalamazoo College softball team split a pair of games with Albion on Wednesday afternoon, taking the first game 8-0 and dropping the second 4-3.
Schiffer singled again in the fourth to drive in Fiona Summers and increase the lead to 5-0.
Kalamazoo tacked on three more runs in the sixth to bring the lead to 8-0 and end the game.
The Hornets recorded 12 hits in the game and five different players drove in a run.
Sammi Luzadre was excellent on the mound, giving up just four hits and striking out seven in the complete game victory.
Albion jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning. The Hornets pulled back a run in the fourth and then tied the score in the fifth on Izzy Kirck's two RBI double, but Albion scored on a throwing error in the bottom of the inning to regain the lead 4-3.
Kalamazoo was unable to mount a late comeback as they failed to record a hit in the final two innings.]
Izzy Kirck led K offensively going 1-for-2 at the plate with two RBIs and a stolen base.
Keelin McManus took the loss for K.
Kalamazoo will host Chicago on Friday, April 27th for a doubleheader beginning at 4 p.m.