Softball Scores Two Saturday W's
Oct. 10, 2009
Arizona 10, Central Arizona 1 (6 inn.)
TUCSON -- Arizona blasted five home runs and scattered 14 hits in downing Central Arizona, 10-1, on Saturday evening at Hillenbrand Stadium.
Arizona's shutout streak was broken in the fifth when Nicole Marquez cranked the full-count offering from Ashley Ralston-Alvarez to right field for a solo shot.
Sarah Akamine made an appearance with two outs in the sixth, relieving Ralston-Alvarez after a six-hit, three-strikeout performance.
Arredondo and Lastrapes both tallied another homer in the late innings as Arizona pulled away for the mercy-rule win.
Arizona 5, New Mexico 0
TUCSON -- Freshman pitcher Kenzie Fowler finally finished what she started, giving up one hit in her first complete game in an Arizona uniform - a 5-0 win over New Mexico - on Saturday evening.
The Tucson native finished the game with 10 strikeouts, totaling 38 strikeouts in her three games pitched this fall. Fowler also opened the game's scoring with a two-run double in the first.
Arredondo homered in the third to widen the margin to 4-0, then hit an RBI double in the fifth to cap the scoring.
Up Next: Arizona takes on Cypress (Calif.) at 3 p.m. and Pima at 5 p.m. on Sunday to cap off the Arizona Fall Classic.
Other scores from day two: Pima 4, Arizona Western 1; Central Arizona 6, Cypress 6; New Mexico, Cypress 3.
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