Late Runs Lift Towson Over Monmouth as the Towson Tigers defeated the Monmouth University Softball Team 6-5, with sophomore outfielder Tessa Thompson hitting her first home run for the Hawks. Despite a strong start by senior pitcher Ana Rodriguez, allowing only one hit in 9.1 innings, Towson rallied late to secure the win.

By the Numbers
  • Thompson hit her first home run for MU, her fourth career home run.
  • Monmouth's Savannah Simons leads the team with a .307 batting average.
  • Monmouth left eight runners on base, while Towson left nine.
Yes, But

The Monmouth Softball Team put up a fight, with strong performances from individual players, but ultimately fell short as Towson capitalized on late opportunities.

State of Play
  • Towson leads the all-time series against Monmouth, 3-1.
  • Monmouth is now 8-7 at home for the season.
What's Next

Monmouth looks ahead to facing the College of Charleston in their upcoming games from April 26-28, aiming to bounce back from this defeat.

Bottom Line

Monmouth's loss to Towson showcases the team's fighting spirit but also highlights the need to secure crucial wins in conference play as they strive for improvement in the season.