NIU softball drops doubleheader to Valpo

VALPARAISO, Ind. – The Northern Illinois softball team dropped a midweek doubleheader with Valparaiso on Tuesday.

NIU (15-18) dropped an 8-6 decision to the Crusaders in Game 1 before losing, 4-3, in eight innings to Valparaiso in Game 2.

The Huskies’ Rebecca Rupard was 2-for-4 with three RBIs in Game 1 against Valparaiso (13-23).