Saturday, May 5, 2018

KU softball falls in extra innings to Iowa State


Iowa State scored a run on a wild pitch in the top of the eighth inning to upend the Kansas softball team, 4-3, on Saturday at Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park.

Kansas scored all three of its runs in the fifth inning with RBI single from Erin McGinley and Jessie Roane and an RBI double from Harli Ridling.

McGinley, Roane and Becki Monaghan paced the Jayhawks with two hits each.

The Jayhawks (26-25, 1-16) will play their regular season finale against Iowa State at noon Sunday at Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park.

ISU 201 000 01 — 4 11 1

KU 000 030 00 — 3 10 0

W — Emma Hylen (11-11). L — Brynn Minor (4-4).

2B — Harli Ridling, Becki Monaghan, KU; Sam Williams, Taylor Nearad, ISU. 3B — Skyler Ramos, ISU. HR — Kaylee Bosworth, Nychole Antillon, ISU.

KU highlights — Jessie Roane 2-for-4, RBI; Erin McGinley 2-for-5, RBI, run; Becki Monaghan 2-for-4.


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