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Saturday, January 29, 2011
Abraham-Baldwin 7, CF Patriots 0; CF 6, AB 5 (Softball)
Central Florida earned a split in its season-opening doubleheader on Saturday, edging Abraham-Baldwin 6-5 in the opening-day nightcap. The visiting Fillies claimed the opener 7-0.
Jessica Knight starred at the plate and on the mound in the Patriot victory, blasting a solo home run and a 2-run double and picking up the save in relief of starter Taylor Skipper. Samantha Sibley notched a solo home run of her own to aid the cause, and Miranda Anderson drove in a run and scored to get CF off to a strong start in the first inning.
CF (1-1) takes to the road next, visiting Tuesday at State College of Florida in Sarasota. The team's next home game is Friday, Feb. 11 at 3 p.m. versus South Florida.