Andie Formby pitched a three-hit shutout and Shannon McGinley hit a run-scoring single in the fourth inning to lead Kansas University’s softball team past North Texas, 1-0, on Friday at Arrocha Ballpark.
Formby struck out eight, and McGinley went 3-for-3.
“We are excited about how we started the weekend,” KU coach Megan Smith said. “North Texas is a great offensive team, so I was pleased with the way Andie and our defense handled the potent offense.”
The Jayhawks (21-13) will host North Texas (1:30 p.m.) and Georgia Tech (4 p.m.) today.
North Texas 000 000 0 — 0 3 0
Kansas 000 100 x — 1 6 0
W — Andie Formby (12-5). L — Stacey Underowod (6-8).
2B — Karly Williams, NT; Shannon McGinley, KU.
KU highlights — Shannon McGinley 3-for-3, RBI; Erin McGinley 2-for-3; Briana Evans 1-for-3.