Cats Win Fourth Softball Tourney Game, 4-0

Feb. 16, 2002

Game 11: Arizona 4, Auburn 0 (Day 2 at Pepsi Arizona Softball Classic)

TUCSON - Leneah Manuma's three-run home run capped a four-run rally in thebottom of the sixth inning to give top-ranked Arizona a 4-0 victory overAuburn in the Pepsi Arizona Softball Classic Saturday night.

Tigers pitcher Jennifer Lofton, who had pitched one-hit ball for fiveinnings, walked Allyson Von Liechtenstein with one out. Love Jung's singlemoved her to second and Courtney Fossatti hit an RBI single to center.After Mackenzie Vandergeest's fielder's choice, Manuma homered tostraightaway center.

UA's Jennie Finch held Auburn to two hits, a third inning single byShannon Anderson and another by Anderson in the sixth inning. She struckout 11 and won her 47th consecutive decision to improve to 7-0.

The Wildcats (11-2) play New Mexico State in the tournament finale Sunday.Auburn meets Louisville in the preceding game.

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