Shippensburg softball — voted No. 3 in the PSAC Eastern Division Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Thursday — split its season-openers with UNC Pembroke and Winston-Salem. In Game 1, Shippensburg fell 10-2 (five innings) to UNC Pembroke, but game back in Game 2 to win 8-6 against Winston-Salem. Kendall Geis led the Raiders with four hits on the day, including a 3-for-4 effort against Winston-Salem, while Meghan Klee had two hits, including a two-run single, and a walk.
The Shippensburg University baseball team was voted No. 2 in the PSAC Eastern Division Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Friday. Shippensburg went 31-24-1 overall and 19-9 in conference play last season, competing in both the PSAC and NCAA Atlantic Region Tournaments.
Penn State will have representatives in the Super Bowl for the 47th time when former offensive lineman Stefen Wisniewski and the Philadelphia Eagles take on former men’s lacrosse player Chris Hogan and the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII.