Mar. 25, 1997
Texas Tech Takes Two From ACU
ABILENE, Texas - The Texas Tech softball team took two games this afternoon from Abilene Christian University, 7-4, 6-0.
The highlight of the day for the Lady Raiders was the no-hitter pitched by Jenny Cannon in the second game. Cannon improved to 6-2 on the season as Texas Tech pounded out 12 hits en rout to the 6-0 victory.
In the opening game Jessica Karenke's home run and Emily Hays' solid pitching performance lifted the Raiders to a 7-4 victory. Taking the loss in both games for ACU, was their No. 1 pitcher Shelly Owens, whos record drops to 25-9.
Texas Tech is next in action at home against Kansas on Mar. 29 the first game starts at noon.
Game One Texas Tech 7, ACU 4 Texas Tech 7 6 3 ACU 4 6 3 WP - Emily Hays (9-7). LP - Shelly Owens (25-8) HR - Jessica Karenke (2). Game Two Texas Tech 6, ACU 0 Texas Tech 6 12 1 ACU 0 0 2 WP - Jenny Cannon (6-2). LP - Owens (25-9) Records: Texas Tech (29-15-1); ACU (28-13)