Softball: Arizona 6, Utah 5, 11 inn.: Wilson's RBI single lifts Cats

2013-03-30T00:00:00Z Softball: Arizona 6, Utah 5, 11 inn.: Wilson's RBI single lifts CatsArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
March 30, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Hallie Wilson singled in Kelsey Rodriguez with two outs in the top of the 11th inning to lift Arizona to a 6-5 win over Utah on Friday night in Salt Lake City in a Pac-12 softball game.

Rodriguez scored from second on the single. She led off the inning with a bunt hit.

Estela Piñon went the distance for the Wildcats (23-10, 3-2), allowing seven hits to improve to 8-3. She walked five and struck out two.

Piñon also had a bases-loaded triple in the fourth inning to put UA up 4-2.

Jackie Sweet had a three-run homer in the bottom of the fourth to put Utah (13-16-1, 0-5) on top 5-4.

The Cats tied the game in the fifth on a sacrifice fly by Brigette Del Ponte.

Alex Lavine had three hits for the Wildcats, and Rodriguez, Chelsea Suitos and Lauren Young all added two.

The teams wrap up their three-game series at 11 a.m. today.

Box score/ C9

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