BEAUMONT, TX – Anchored by a strong pitching duo, Louisiana-Monroe cruised past the Mavericks of UT Arlington to stay alive in the NISC, winning , 5-0.
Paige Porter and Melanie Coyne combined for the seven inning shutout. Facing 14 and 12 batters respectively, neither pitcher surrendered a run or a walk throughout the contest. Catcher Samantha Agamaite tallied two of the Warkawks’ RBI with two hits in her three plate appearances.
UT Arlington’s Mallory Foster had the best day for the Mavericks, totaling two hits, an assist and a put out in right field .
The Warhawks will move on to face the lover of the match-up between Abilene Christian and Lamar in a game to be played at 7 p.m. CT.