Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
San Diego State 7, Northern Iowa 0
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: February 28, 2003
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Feb. 28, 2003

TUCSON, Ariz. - San Diego State used two big innings to beat Northern Iowa, 7-0, in Friday action at Arizona's Hillenbrand Invitational softball tournament.

San Diego State, held to four hits through five innings, took a 3-0 lead in the top of the sixth. Erin Mahoney singled with one out and after another out, SDSU had back-to-back triples by Janna Kovensky and Kelcy Murphy, and a run-scoring single by Jacque Vaca.

SDSU added four more runs -- all unearned after two UNI errors -- in the top of the seventh, capped by a two-run home run by Kovensky.

Aztec pitcher Celena Velasquez held UNI to four hits. SDSU improved to 10-6 and dropped the Panthers to 7-5.