Host Weber State used two big innings to outlast Boise State in the first round of games in Ogden, UT, on Tuesday with the Wildcats scoring six times in the fourth inning and seven more in the top of the seventh to post a 19-10 victory.
Weber State senior Sara Hingsberger scored four runs and had three hits, driving in two runs. Molly Horne also had three hits, including a home run, and she drove in six runs. The Wildcats had 19 hits and forced Boise State to use five different pitchers.
Boise State’s Rebekah Cervantes had three hits, including a home run and a double; Cassidy Edwards had three hits as well, and the Broncos also pounded out 19 hits.
Weber State will face Utah State at 1 p.m. MT Wednesday in the upper half of the double-elim bracket. Boise State faces San Diego at 10 a.m. MT, with the winner advancing and the loser heading home.