UA tallied eight hits and no errors in the field, while the Longhorns scratched two hits, while committing one error in the field.
Mowatt came off of yesterday’s two-hit shutout of Cal State Northridge with another gem. Mowatt struck out 14 Longhorns and gave up two hits in her second complete game in as many starts. The sophomore from
In the bottom half of the frame, Texas mounted its largest threat, as the leadoff batter reached on a walk and a two-out single gave UT two of its three base runners in the game. Mowatt beared down, however, striking out Kelly Melone to bring the first inning to a close.
In the bottom of the third, Lowe made the play of the game, and possibly of the year, when she knocked down the temporary fencing in center field to haul in a would-be Tina Boutelle home run.
The Wildcats kept the pressure on in the top of the sixth, as Laine Roth registered her third hit of the day, but was thrown out trying to stretch it into a double. Two batters later, Adrienne Acton reached first on and error, and consequently stole second base and moved to third on a wild pitch. Once again, UA was unable to bring her in, leaving the score 1-0,
Things heated up in the top of the seventh, when knocked a one-out single, bringing up
Although UA scored only one run, the Wildcats had two or more runners on base in six of the seven innings. UA stranded 10 runners to