‘Bama Blanks Bears in Game One of WCWS
The Cal Bears fell to the Alabama Crimson Tide, 1-0, in game one of the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City on Thursday.
Cal’s Jolene Henderson pitched well, allowing only one run on seven hits, one walk and nine strikeouts in six innings, but was edged out by Alabama’s Kelsi Dunne.
Dunne went six strong and allowed just one hit.
The Bears will take on Oklahoma State on Saturday at the ASA Hall of Fame Stadium. First pitch is set for 9 a.m. PT.
Friday "Firsts" for Cal, Stanford, and USF Baseball
It’s battle of the Bears in Houston on Friday, as Cal takes on Baylor at Reckling Park in the first game of the NCAA Houston Regional. First pitch is at 12 p.m. PT.
The second-seeded Cardinal will take on third-seeded Kansas State at 4 p.m. PT, in the Fullerton Regional on Friday.
The San Francisco Dons travel to Los Angeles to take on host UCLA at 6 p.m. PT on Friday at Jackie Robinson Stadium.