It was a good weekend in Lexington, KY for the Tiger Softball team as they picked up a much needed series win over Kentucky.The Tigers, currently in third place in the SEC East, took two of three from the Kentucky Wildcats this weekend. They clinched the series win with a 7-0 win on Sunday afternoon.
Missouri won the series opener 2-1 on the strength of a Nicole Hudson HR in the 9th inning. Chelsea Thomas picked up the win in the game, striking out 7 on her way to her 18th win of the season.
Hudson was on the hill for the Tigers in the second game on Saturday, but took the loss in the game after Kentucky raced to a 8-1 lead before winning 8-2.
Missouri is on the road this week for their midweek game as they hit the road to take on Western Illinois in the make up two game series lost earlier this year to weather. They’ll play two wednesday with games at 3 &5 pm.