Arizona softball: Young's blasts help UA win big

2013-04-07T00:00:00Z Arizona softball: Young's blasts help UA win bigArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
April 07, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Lauren Young belted a pair of three-run homers as Arizona (25-13) beat UC-Santa Barbara 12-2 in five innings on Saturday night at Hillenbrand Stadium.

Young, who drove in seven runs, ended the game in the fifth with her second homer.

Estela Piñon (9-4) earned the win, allowing two runs and striking out two in five innings.

UA took control early, scoring five times in the first behind Young's first homer.

The teams meet again at noon today.

Arizona 12, UC-Santa Barbara 2

UCSB ab r h bi Arizona ab r h bi

Soria cf 2 1 1 0 Wilson 1b 4 1 2 2

Plmres dp 2 0 0 0 Suitos 2b 3 2 2 0

Pipil 2b 2 0 1 0 K. Rdgz dp 3 2 1 1

Wisdom rf 3 0 1 1 Goodacre c 4 1 2 1

Jnnings ss 3 0 0 0 Del Ponte ss 3 2 2 1

Rchner 3b 2 1 1 1 Young 3b 4 2 3 7

Boser 1b 2 0 0 0 Perez lf 2 1 0 0

Stark c 2 0 2 0 Pinon p 2 0 2 0

Kane lf 2 0 0 0 Lavine cf 2 0 1 0

C. Rdrgz rf 0 1 0 0

Totals 20 2 6 2 Totals 27 12 15 12

UC-Santa Barbara 110 00 - 2

Arizona 512 13 - 12

LOB: UCSB 6, Arizona 7. 2B: Goodacre, Wilson. HR: Reichner, Young 2 (10). S: Palomares, Lavine, K. Rodriguez. SB: Kane.

UCSB IP H R ER BB SO

Collins L, 5-3 1/3 5 5 5 0 0

Pingree 2 2/3 7 4 4 2 1

Wisdom 1 2/3 3 3 3 2 1

Arizona

Pinon W, 9-4 5 6 2 2 1 2

HBP: by Pinon (Soria). Time: 1:47. Attendance: 2,080.

Compiled from a news release

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