N. Iowa Beats San Jose State
Feb. 22, 2002
TUCSON--Northern Iowa (7-1) beat San Jose State 7-1 to remain unbeaten inArizona's Worth Wildcat Invitational softball tournament Friday night.
Angela Higgins followed a Stacey Sampson single with a home run to leftfield in the top of the first to give Northern Iowa a 2-0 lead. The Eaglesadded a third run in the fourth on an RBI single by Lindsey Gierman.
San Jose State cut the lead to 3-1with a leadoff double by Veronica Ramosand a run-scoring single by Elisa Barrios in the bottom of the fourth.
Sampson hit a two-run single in the top of the sixth to increase the leadto 5-1. Erin Strellner capped off the four-run rally with a two-run singleto make it 7-1.