Sophomore Candice Van Horn had a game-winning two-run single in the first game and freshman Alyssa Barker drove in four runs in the second game as Coppin State opened the 2013 season with a doubleheader sweep of Virginia State on Sunday at VSU Softball Field.
Matt Speckman had three hits and drove in three runs and Matthew Yuhas allowed one earned run over five innings as Saint Peter's defeated Coppin State 9-2 on Sunday at Shipley Field on the campus of the University of Maryland.
The Coppin State-Saint Peter's baseball doubleheader originally scheduled for 2 p.m. at Joe Cannon Stadium has been moved to the University of Maryland.
Junior Michael Murray led four players in double figures with 16 points and Coppin State ended a seven-game losing streak with a 63-56 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Howard on Saturday at Burr Gymnasium.
Senior Leola Spotwood scored a career-high 26 points, including the go-ahead three-pointer with 2:12 to play, leading Coppin State to a 71-64 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victory over Howard on Saturday in Burr Gymnasium.
The Coppin State baseball game scheduled for 5 p.m. on Saturday (Feb. 23) at Joe Cannon Stadium has been cancelled due to the inclement weather in the Baltimore area.