OMAHA, Neb. – The Creighton softball team came up short in a doubleheader against league-leading DePaul dropping game one 6-4 before a 7-3 setback in the nightcap at the CU Sports Complex Friday.
Creighton (25-18, 6-7 BIG EAST) and DePaul (32-8, 12-0 BIG EAST) each finished with seven hits in each game but the Blue Demons were able to build an early 4-0 in each contest and plate more runs.
Junior Liz Dike hit a home run in both games to extend her conference-leading total to 14. Dike led the Jays with four hits, three RBI and a 1.429 slugging percentage on the day. Freshman Allie Reinhart added a pair of hits and two RBI for the Jays’ offense.