The Jane Sanders crowd rose to its feet. Oregon pitcher Megan Kleist had retired all 20 batters she had faced. Drake’s Macy Johnson came to the plate for the third time of the game, and on the first pitch, the lefty smacked a line drive into dead center field, breaking …
Oregon’s Ryan Hambright had a break out weekend in the Eugene Regional after missing the majority of the regular season with injuries.
The Ducks found their swing on Sunday, consistently moving players around the diamond to eight runs, defeating the Austin Peay Governors 8-1. With the win, the Ducks advance to the Super Regional, the final step before the College World Series in Omaha.
With the win, Oregon secures a spot in the Super Regional round which will begin Friday at PK Park. The Ducks will play a best-of-three series against Kent State for the right to go to the College World Series.
Oregon took on Cal State Fullerton on Saturday, June 2, 2012 in the second round of the Eugene Regional, recording a 7-5 win under pitcher Alex Keudell.
The Oregon Ducks softball won their third straight in the Eugene Regional, beating BYU 4-1, giving them a birth into the Super Regional.