SB: LADY TIGERS WIN ROAD SERIES AGAINST SOUTHERN
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
BATON ROUGE, LA- Texas Southern solidifies their hold on the western division, taking two games out of three from Southern University.
Rebecca Villarreal and Jessica Haynes both picked up there fifth wins on the season. The win was Villarreal third win in a row, and her fourth SWAC win.
The Lady Tigers totaled 10 runs on 26 hits, TSU also recorded 2 home runs in the three game series.
Haynes recorded a .400 batting average recording a double and an in-the-park-homerun, in the series. Charyce Arnold also had a good weekend at the plate; she went 6-for-9, scored once and had a RBI.
This is the second consecutive series win for the Lady Tigers. TSU is 5-1 against their western division foe in the last two seasons.
TSU will face UTSA in a tune-up game in San Antonio, Texas Southern will start their SWAC home stand facing interstate rival Prairie View A&M on Friday, April 8th at 3pm.
TSU First Lady Dr. Dorcia Rudley will throw out the first pitch in the first game of Saturday double header at 12pm.
Author: Herman Shelton