Highlights: Dejah Mulipola's towering homer in extras lifts Arizona past Washington in WCWS opener
May 30, 2019
Dejah Mulipola launches a two-run homer to straightaway center field to lift the sixth-seeded Wildcats to a 3-1 victory over Washington in the opener of the 2019 WCWS. The home run was No. 23 of the season for Mulipola, who was named the NFCA Catcher of the Year on Wednesday. Taylor McQuillin outdueled Washington's Taran Alvelo with eight innings of six-hit ball, including seven strikeouts. Sami Reynolds delivered the lone UW run, a solo homer in the sixth inning to even up the game at 1-1.