Jayda Coleman's homer sends defending champ Oklahoma to WCWS finals with 6-5 win over Florida

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jayda Coleman hit a game-ending homer in the eighth inning to give Oklahoma a 6-5 victory over Florida in the Women's College World Series semifinals on Tuesday, moving the Sooners into the championship series with a chance at an unprecedented fourth straight title.

Coleman sent Keagan Rothrock's 154th pitch of the game just past the outstretched glove of left fielder Korbe Otis and over the fence.

"I was going to take my time, really get a pitch that I wanted to see," Coleman said. "I saw middle. I knew I needed to stay through the ball. Going around the bases, I lost it,...

 

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