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Penn State softball: Nittany Lions split with Fordham, Missouri in Citrus Classic

Penn State beat Fordham 6-1 before falling to Missouri 11-7 at the Citrus Classic on Friday.

The Nittany Lions scored three runs in the second inning to take control in their win over Fordham. Mia Monopoli went 2 for 2 with two RBIs to lead Penn State offensively, while Marlaina Laubach allowed six hits and one earned run in a complete game to earn the win.

Missouri scored two runs in the seventh inning to force extra innings and added five runs in the eighth en route to the win. Laubach allowed five runs (four earned) in two innings to take the loss.

The Nittany Lions (7-8) take on Nebraska-Omaha at 11 a.m. and Georgia at 1:15 p.m. Saturday.