March 12, 2011
Final Stats |
- Texas Tech improved to 27-1 on the season and to 3-1 in Masked Rider Invitational play.
- The series between Texas Tech and Alcorn State is now tied at 1-1.
- Texas Tech starter Kelsey Dennis was pulled after just two innings of work - but those two innings were quite impressive. Dennis retired six of the seven batters she faced by strikeout.
- Texas Tech's 18 hits in the game marked a season high, surpassing 17 against Appalachian State back on Feb. 13.
- Texas Tech's eight-run outburst in the second inning is tied for the second most runs in a single inning this season. Tech pounded out 11 runs in the third inning against St. John's on Feb. 26 and eight runs against in the first inning against Bradley on Feb. 11.
- Raven Richardson's three-run home run was her sixth of the year.
- Sandy James' solo home run in the first inning was her ninth of the year and the second of the afternoon. She belted a grand slam in the first game of the doubleheader against Evansville.