I spent Thursday evening at Howe Field. Oregon Ducks softball beat the UCLA Bruins, 6-5, for the first time in 15 meetings. Friday and Saturday are the team’s final home games of the season.

UO junior Kesley Chambers completes a double play during a 6-5 win over the UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UO senior Monique Fuiava bunts during a 6-5 win over the UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UO junior Kelsey Chambers slides home during a 6-5 win over the UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UO sophomore Jessica Moore had 11 strikeouts in the Ducks 6-5 win over the UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

An Oregon Ducks player runs out a hit during a 6-5 win over the UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UO sophomore Kaylan Howard hit the second grand slam of her career during a 6-5 win over the UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UCLA junior Dani Yudin was hit in the head by fastball in the fourth inning of a game between the Oregon Ducks and UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. The Eugene Fire Department carried her off the field using a backboard. The status of her injury was unknown at the time of this post. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UCLA junior Dani Yudin was hit in the head by fastball in the fourth inning of a game between the Oregon Ducks and UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. The Eugene Fire Department carried her off the field using a backboard. The status of her injury was unknown at the time of this post. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)

UCLA junior Dani Yudin was hit in the head by fastball in the fourth inning of a game between the Oregon Ducks and UCLA Bruins on May 12 at Howe Field in Eugene. The Eugene Fire Department carried her off the field using a backboard. The status of her injury was unknown at the time of this post. (Jamie Lay/Oregon Daily Emerald)


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