Arizona softball: Big innings help Cats win 2 in tournament

2013-03-03T00:00:00Z Arizona softball: Big innings help Cats win 2 in tournamentArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
March 03, 2013 12:00 am  • 

The Arizona Wildcats picked up two more wins in the Wildcat Invitational on Saturday.

The UA (14-5) defeated Boston University 4-1 in the first game and then routed Portland State 12-3 in five innings at Hillenbrand Stadium.

In the opener, Shelby Babcock (7-2) threw a three-hitter as the Cats scored four runs in the first two innings.

In the second game, Arizona scored seven runs in the fourth inning to put the game out of reach. Chelsea Goodacre, Courtney Rodriguez and Mandie Perez doubled in the inning.

Estela Piñon (4-2) pitched a six-hitter and struck out five Vikings.

The Cats wrap up the tournament against Portland State today at 11 a.m.

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