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Missouri softball loses first game of fall season

The Tigers defeated Butler 8-1 in the first game of the day but then fell to Jefferson College 4-2
Friday, October 5, 2012 | 7:51 p.m. CDT; updated 1:21 p.m. CDT, Saturday, October 6, 2012
Missouri catcher Rachel Hay warms up before playing against Jefferson College on Friday at University Field. The Tigers lost 4-2 but won their first game of the day against Butler Community College 8-1.

COLUMBIA — The Missouri softball team continued its fall season Friday, splitting a doubleheader against Butler Community College and Jefferson College at University Field.

In the first game against Butler, Missouri played a solid offense and defense game. Pitcher Kelsea Roth's two home runs in the fifth and sixth innings helped Missouri defeat the Grizzlies 8-1.

But, in the second game against Jefferson College, the Tigers' bats went cold.

Jefferson College's pitcher Chelsea Smith allowed only three hits and two runs during the Vikings' 4-2 victory.

Missouri will play its final two games starting at 3:30 p.m on Friday, Oct. 12 at University Field against Crowder College and Heartland Community College.


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