Canisius softball earns a split with rival Niagara, with each team winning a game in the doubleheader series.

By the Numbers
  • Canisius won the second game 7-6 after Niagara took the first game with the same score.
  • Giana Fazzolari hit a home run, extending her streak to six straight games, totaling eight for the season.
  • The Golden Griffins move to 12-13 overall, while the Purple Eagles stand at 12-15.
  • Canisius is now 101-29-1 all-time against Niagara.
Yes, But

Despite Canisius's victory in the second game, Niagara managed to win the first game, showcasing their competitive edge.

State of Play
  • Canisius and Niagara are set to face off once again in Lewiston, N.Y., for the conclusion of their MAAC series.
  • Canisius coach Kim Griffin achieved her 200th career win with the victory in the second game.
What's Next

The Canisius softball team will play the final game of the midweek MAAC series against Niagara on Wednesday in Lewiston, N.Y.

Bottom Line

Canisius softball splits the doubleheader against Niagara, showcasing a competitive rivalry and setting the stage for the upcoming decisive match.