No. 6 Gators Cruise Past Bethune-Cookman
at Ole Miss
3/29/2019 | 7 PM
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Tommy Scott for UAA Communications
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – No. 6 Florida defeated Bethune-Cookman, 15-0 in five innings, on a chilly Wednesday night at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium.
The Gators (28-6) shutout the Wildcats (12-23) in a game that was largely dominated by disciplined at-bats and timely hitting from Florida to score 15 runs on 11 hits.
Offensively, nine different Gators recorded a hit, including Jade Caraway (2-for-3, RBI) and Hannah Adams (2-for-2, RBI) who had two hits apiece. Both Caraway and Adams also scored two runs each.
Jordan Roberts (1-for-1) led the team in RBIs with three, while Lily Mann and Amanda Lorenz recorded two apiece.
In the circle, Florida was able to give four different pitchers innings tonight. Kelly Barnhill (18-3) got the start and the win, throwing 3.0 innings and striking out four, with no runs allowed and one walk.
Natalie Lugo, Elizabeth Hightower and Katie Chronister relieved the final two innings for the Gators, combining for four strikeouts, allowing one hit and no walks.
How It Happened – Bethune-Cookman