Alicia Hollowell (11-0) struck out nine 49ers over five shutout innings, en route to
The Suisun, Calif., native has now won 123 games in her storied career, and she stands in second place on UA’s all-time victories list behind current assistant coach Nancy Evans (124). Hollowell already holds the all-time records in strikeouts and innings pitched. Additionally, the three-time All-American owns the three best strikeout seasons and three of the top four spots for innings pitched in a season.
UA broke a scoreless tie in the bottom of the third inning, when it scored seven runs on six hits. Adrienne Acton catalyzed the rally with a single up the middle. Caitlin Lowe hit a ground ball to the LBSU second baseman, who failed to force
With runners now in scoring position, Autumn Champion hit an infield single, scoring
The Wildcats put another four runs on the board in the following frame, as
The Wildcats defeated their opponents by a combined score of 50-1, over five games this weekend.
Other scores from Championship Sunday:
Consolation game ?- Sam Houston State 3,
Third place game ?- Wichita State 3, Sam Houston State 1
- Laine Roth had 10 RBI this weekend. Entering the week, she had five RBI all year
- Caitlin Lowe has a team-leading eight game hit streak. Chelsie Mesa’s since-broken 11-game streak is UA’s longest of the year.