OU Softball Downs Illinois State - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

OU Softball Downs Illinois State

Posted: Updated:
PHOENIX, Arizona -

No. 7 Oklahoma opened play at the Littlewood Classic Friday afternoon by defeating Illinois State 11-6. The win extends OU's winning streak to four games.

Oklahoma opened up an eight-run lead after the top of the third inning, thanks in part to a five-run second inning. However, Illinois State rallied with a six-run third inning to cut the lead down to just two runs.

A three-run home run from senior Brittany Williams in the sixth gave OU some breathing room.

Williams' homer was one of three on the day for the Sooners, including a solo home run from Georgia Casey and a three-run homer from Shelby Pendley.

Casey finished 2-4 with two runs scored and two driven in, while junior Lauren Chamberlain also drove in a pair of runs and added two walks.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

More Sports

  • OSU Cowboys

    Get all your OSU Cowboys information from sports highlights to the latest news & videos.

  • OKC Thunder

    Thunder Up! Get the latest sports news, game highlights, videos and updates on the team.

  • TU Golden Hurricane

    Follow the TU Golden Hurricane! Get sports scores, news and highlights.

  • ORU Golden Eagles

    ORU Golden Eagles fans can find the latest news on the team, scores and video here!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.