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The Princeton softball team will start its 2013 campaign in early March.
Courtesy: Princeton Athletic Communications

Meet the 2013 Softball Team

By: Princeton Athletic Communications
          Release: 10/15/2012
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Their fall season in the books, the 2013 Princeton softball team introduces itself in the above video.

Saturday, Oct. 13, the Tigers wrapped their fall season with a 6-3, 8-1 doubleheader sweep of Delaware at the Class of 1895 Field. The wins came two weeks after the team split two games with Saint Joseph's and La Salle in Allentown, Pa.

In the first game against Delaware, Meredith Brown, Liza Kuhn and Sarah McGowan combined to help Princeton to the 6-3 win. Brown allowed one hit over three scoreless innings, while Kuhn gave up two runs on two hits in the fourth before following with a scoreless two frames, and McGowan closed out the last inning, allowing a solo home run on two hits.

At the plate, Princeton tied the opener at 2-2 in the fourth on three hits from Alyssa Schmidt, Emily Viggers and Rachel Rendina. Two innings later, Princeton took the lead with four runs, benefiting from two walks and three Blue Hen errors.

In the nightcap, freshman Shanna Christian gave up just one hit, a solo home run, over three innings while Alex Peyton gave up only a hit and a walk over the last four frames. Peyton drove in Danielle Allen for the game's first run in the bottom of the first inning, and a seven-run sixth inning put it away for Princeton. Maddie Cousens, McGowan, Candy Button, Rendina, Allen and Schmidt all had hits in the decisive frame.

The 2013 season, which will open in early March, sees the team add six freshmen to 13 returning players from last spring.

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20
Friday
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vs. Albany (Florida Atlantic Tournament)
- 2:30 PM
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vs. Florida Atlantic (Florida Atlantic Tournament)
- 7:00 PM
February
21
Saturday
Softball
vs. Florida A&M (Florida Atlantic Tournament)
- 10:00 AM
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vs. North Florida (Florida Atlantic Tournament)
- 12:15 PM
February
22
Sunday
Softball
vs. North Florida (Florida Atlantic Tournament)
- 9:00 AM
February
27
Friday
Softball
vs. Florida A&M (UCF Tournament)
- 11:30 AM
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at UCF (UCF Tournament)
- 4:00 PM
February
28
Saturday
Softball
vs. Long Island (UCF Tournament)
- 9:30 AM
Softball
vs. Iowa (UCF Tournament)
- 11:30 AM
March
01
Sunday
Softball
vs. UCF Tournament Final/Consolation (UCF Tournament)
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March
14
Saturday
Softball
at George Washington (George Washington/Maryland Tournament)
- 1:15 PM
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vs. Drexel (George Washington/Maryland Tournament)
- 3:30 PM
March
15
Sunday
Softball
vs. Lafayette (George Washington/Maryland Tournament)
- 10:00 AM
Softball
at Maryland (George Washington/Maryland Tournament)
- 12:15 PM
March
17
Tuesday
Softball
at Georgetown (Game 1)
- 4:00 PM
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at Georgetown (Game 2)
- 6:00 PM
March
18
Wednesday
Softball
at George Mason (Game 1)
- 3:00 PM
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at George Mason (Game 2)
- 5:00 PM
March
19
Thursday
Softball
vs. Rider (Liberty Tournament)
- 5:00 PM
March
20
Friday
Softball
vs. Kent State (Liberty Tournament)
- 12:15 PM
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at Liberty (Liberty Tournament)
- 7:30 PM
March
21
Saturday
Softball
vs. North Carolina Central (Liberty Tournament)
- 10:00 AM
Softball
vs. Toledo (Liberty Tournament)
- 2:30 PM
March
25
Wednesday
Softball
at Monmouth
- 4:00 PM
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