IOWA STATE REGIONAL
IOWA STATE 6, PURDUE 1
AMES, IA – Emma Hylen allowed five hits in a complete game effort as the Cyclones worked past Purdue.
Iowa State (33-23) will face South Dakota State in the next round, Friday at 1 p.m. CT.
Hylen struck out four and walked two as she moved to 16-9 on the season. Sami Williams had four hits, three of them doubles, and scored three runs. The Cyclones had a 3-1 lead then put the game away with three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, as Kaylee Bosworth and Sydney Stites each drove in a run.
Purdue (32-28) scored its run in the third inning, as Jenny Behan doubled in Rachel Becker.