No. 6 Gators Trounce Bears
3/27/2019 | 6 PM
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. – No. 6 Florida defeated Mercer, 9-3, on a gorgeous Sunday afternoon at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium.
The Gators (27-6) wrapped up the quick two-game set with the Bears (13-20), a series that included 19 runs on 19 hits between the two games from Florida, with a big win thanks to another strong day at the plate.
Offensively, Hannah Adams led the way for the Gators going 3-for-4 with three runs scored, while Jade Caraway (2-for-4) and Kendyl Lindaman (2-for-3) had two hits apiece. Lindaman hit pair of home runs in the contest and has now hit eight home runs in her last eight games.
Danielle Romanello (1-for-2) and Jordan Roberts (1-for-2) slugged a pair of home runs to help out a powerful offensive attack for the Gators today.
Elizabeth Hightower and Natalie Lugo (7-3) combined for a strong 7.0 innings in the circle today. Hightower, who got the start, threw a strong 3.0 innings allowing one hit, one walk and no runs while striking out three.
Lugo relieved Hightower for 4.0 innings and