Kansas Softball Run-Rules Kangaroos
April 14, 2009
LAWRENCE, Kan.-- -
Behind two hits from first basemen Amanda Jobe, including a two-run walk-off home run in the bottom of the fifth, Kansas softball run-ruled UMKC 8-0 at Arrocha Ballpark on Tuesday in the first game of a doubleheader. Kansas pitcher Sarah Vertelka picked up the victory, her sixth of the season, allowing only two hits and no runs in five full innings pitched.
The Jayhawks improve to 15-23 with the victory. UMKC fell to 14-28.
Kansas had seven hits in the game, including four in the fifth inning to score five more runs for the Jayhakws and to earn the run-rule.
Clark finished the game with 4 RBIs off of 2-for-3 hitting, both of which were doubles.
Kansas and the Kangaroos will be back in action at approximately 6:45 p.m.