In the loss to Endicott, the Pride could only muster four hits as it lost by a 4-0 count. Caitlin Corry accounted for half of the Pride's hits as she went 2-3 with a pair of singles. Samantha Rhodes suffered her first loss of the 2009 season as she went the distance, allowing two earned runs off seven hits, while striking out four and walking two batters.
The Pride gave up a run in the top of the seventh inning as it fell to Nichols, 4-3. Megan Fitzgerald made her first appearance on the mound for the Maroon & White and allowed three earned runs while striking out six. She scattered nine hits and walked two in her collegiate debut. Brynn Worrilow connected for a double in the game and finished with two RBI, while Aimee Cassella added an RBI as well.
Springfield is now 1-3 on the young season. The Pride will play Millikin at 1 pm, then Nazareth at 5 pm Tuesday.