Mississippi State won big on the road in Hammond, Louisiana last night. The lady dawgs finished up this game with the final score of 9-1.
The Bulldogs hit well on the day, racking up a total of 10 hits, dwarfing to the Lions’ 4. Alexis Silkwood started in the circle for the Bulldogs and performed well. MSU’s leader in strikeouts threw a total of 75 pitches, 45 of which were strikes. She only allowed 3 hits and held the Lions to 0 runs.
As was mentioned earlier, the MSU hit well, with 10 hits overall. Bevia Robinson was responsible for 3 of those hits, continuing her hot streak on the season. She scored two runs in her 4 at bats.
The next top hitter for the dogs was third baseman, Caroline Seitz. Seitz had 2 hits and 2 RBI’s. Pitcher Alexis Silkwood was awarded the win for the game after being pulled and replaced by Cassady Knudsen, who finished off the day allowing 3 hits and one run.
With this win, the dogs improve their record to 12-3 adding another with to their now 8 game win streak. This gives the Bulldogs now have a .800 win percentage. MSU is set to face off against South Alabama on Thursday at 6pm in Starkville.