Oklahoma beats Oregon 4-2 to reach softball title series
June 4, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Shay Knighten singled in two runs in the fifth inning to help defending champion Oklahoma beat Oregon 4-2 on Sunday in the Women's College World Series semifinals.
The Sooners (59-9) will play top-seeded Florida on Monday night to start the best-of-three championship series. The teams have combined to win the past four national titles, but are meeting for the first time in championship.
Paige Parker (26-5) earned the win, and Paige Lowary got the save.
Danica Mercado's two-run homer in the top of the fifth put the Ducks (54-8) up 2-0. It was her fifth homer of the sea...