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The BattalionMay 4, 2024

GALLERY: Aggie Classic Day 1

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Photo by Cassie Stricker

The Aggie softball team opened the season with the Aggie Classic Friday afternoon at Davis Diamond.

The Texas A&M softball team opened the 2019 season by hosting the University of North Texas, Cal Baptist University and the University of Northern Colorado for the Aggie Classic. A&M defeated Cal Baptist and Northern Colorado in a double-header on day one of the Aggie Classic. The Aggies will return to Davis Diamond Saturday at 12:15 for the second game against Northern Colorado.

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  • Head softball coach Jo Evans talks to the team before the first game.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • The A&M softball team sways during the War Hymn.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • An Aggie throws up a “gig ’em” from the stands.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • The Aggie Classic marked the first season opener held at the new softball field, Davis Diamond.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Freshmen Meagan Smith and Taudrea Sinnie laugh together before the game.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Head softball coach Jo Evans is in her 23rd season at Texas A&M.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • The softball team welcomed eight freshman and three transfers this season.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Jo Evans and Cal Baptist head coach Bill Barber meet with the umpires at home plate.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • A CBU runner tries to get to first base before freshman Baylee Klingler can throw the ball in.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Junior Blake-Ann Fritsch runs to first base.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Sophomore Gabby Moreno warms up in between innings.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Freshman Haley Lee had an RBI with her first career at-bat.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Freshman Haley Lee rounds first base.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Junior Payton McBride pitched for four innings, recording 60 total pitches and 41 strikes.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Freshman catcher Haley Lee throws the ball back to Payton McBride.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Baylee Klingler high-fives Payton McBride.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Sophomore Ashlynn Walls played her freshman season at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Senior Riley Sartain hit her first home run of the season against Cal Baptist on Friday afternoon.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Riley Sartain throws her arms up in the air as she runs down the final stretch to home plate.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • The Aggies gather at home plate to congratulate Riley Sartain on her home run.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Baylee Klingler had three RBI and one run.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • During her sophomore season, junior Payton McBride made 21 appearances in the circle.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Junior Blake-Ann Fritsch throws the ball to the infield.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Sophomore Gabby Moreno played in eight games during her freshman season.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Freshman Taudrea Sinnie high-fives junior Blake-Ann Fritsch after crossing home plate.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Junior Blake-Ann Fritsch made two runs.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Blake-Ann Fritsch makes it safely to second base while the CBU players scramble to get the ball in.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Redshirt freshman Hannah Mayo made her first career appearance in the circle against Cal Baptist.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Senior Riley Sartain made one putout and one assist.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Redshirt freshman Hannah Mayo ended the game with a strike.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
  • Teammates congratulate Hannah Mayo after she throws the last strike to end the game.

    Photo by Cassie Stricker
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