NEWARK, Del. – The University of Delaware softball team won six of its eight games during the 2013 fall season, building momentum into what promises to be an exciting 2014 spring campaign.

The Blue Hens kicked off their fall slate on Sept. 22 by defeating Villanova, 4-3, and Kutztown, 3-1, at the UD Softball Stadium. Delaware then dropped its only games of the fall the following Sunday, Sept. 29, when the Blue Hens fell to Lehigh by 3-1 and 5-0 scores in Bethlehem, Pa.

Delaware returned home on Oct. 6 to host Princeton, and the Blue Hens got back into the win column with a 3-1 and 10-1 doubleheader sweep of the Tigers. UD then wrapped up its fall season on Oct. 13 by defeating Temple, 7-4 and 6-5, at the UD Softball Stadium.