The Wildcats out-hit the Wolverines four to three in a closely contested battle that was decided on a two-run single in the fourth inning.
Wildcat pitcher Taryne Mowatt pitched a gem, as she improved her record to 14-6 in her 17th complete game of the year. The
With both teams hitless entering the bottom of the third,
The Wildcats responded with a pair of two-out runs in the fourth inning to take a 2-1 lead. Caitlin Lowe led off with an infield single, and Chelsie Mesa reached safely when Nemitz failed to retire Lowe on a fielder’s choice. Two outs later, UA’s two base runners had moved up to second and third, respectively, with Jenae Leles at the plate. The Wildcat third baseman came through with what proved to be her sixth game-winning hit of the year, a two-run single to right.
Mowatt would allow only one hit outside of the third inning and retired the final 10 opposing hitters of the game.
- Chelsie Mesa’s Pac-10-leading 22-game hitting streak came to an end.
- Adrienne Acton’s single in the fifth inning pushed her hitting streak to 11 games. The Wildcat right fielder is hitting .433 (13-for-30) in those games.
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