Alex Newton hit her third homer in three games against Northwestern State Monday to help Texas State to a series sweep of the Demons with a 9-0 win Monday in Natchitoches, LA.
Katie Garnett earned her 13th win of the season as the Bobcats extended their Southland Conference lead to four games. The Bobcats now ats 32-14 overall and 19-5 in the league.
The scoring began in the fourth inning, when Ryan Kos singled in McKenzie Baack from second base. Newton’s three-run homer in the sixth inning, making it 5-0. Newton drove in another run with a single in the seventh inning.
Garnett pitched six innings, striking out four hitters.
The Bobcats will play Stephen F. Austin at Bobcat Field in an important three-game series this weekend. A Saturday double header will begin at 1 p.m., while a Sunday single game will begin at noon.Email | Print