NSU SPLITS IN WICHITA FALLS – The Northeaster State softball team finished 1-1 after the first day in the Courtyard by Marriott Invitational, dropping a 4-3 decision to St. Mary’s (Texas) before defeating Panhandle State 10-1.
Sequoyah grad Saharra Henson scored a run in each game and drove in two runs in the win over OPSU. Cayce Coleman go tthe win in the circle in the second game while Kayce Wooldridge took the loss in game one.
OU 6, HOUSTON 0 – Keilani Ricketts struck out 14 and extended her scoreless streak to 30.1 innings as Oklahoma topped Houston in the Sooners' home opener.
Casey George and Ricketts went 2-for-3 at the plate with one run scored while Tahlequah ex Erica Sampson scored two runs.
ARKANSAS SWEEPS DAY ONE – The University of Arkansas softball team swept its snowy first day in the Woo Pig Classic in Fayetteville, Ark., defeating Wright State 11-3 and Northern Iowa 8-0.
Jayme McGee led the way for the Razorbacks with three hits in game one while Jennifer Rambo and Devon Wallace had two hits in the opener and Clarisa Navarro had two hits in game two.
TULSA WINS TWICE IN TEXAS – The Tulsa softball team opened the UT Arlington Classic with a pair of wins on Friday, defeating Texas-Arlington 5-1 and Lamar 7-4. Five different players drove in runs for the Golden Hurricane (13-4) against UT Arlington, including Jill Barrett, who was 3-for-4 with a home run. Haskell ex Jodi Edmison was 2-for-3 with three RBI in the win over Lamar.