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The BattalionMay 4, 2024

GALLERY: Softball vs Texas Southern

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Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill

Junior Kelbi Fortenberry attempts to lay down a bunt in the bottom of the first inning of Game 1.

The Texas A&M softball team (24-13, 2-7 SEC) defeated Texas Southern (9-19, 7-0 SWAC) 8-1 in Game 1 and 13-2 in Game 2 of a doubleheader on Tuesday at Davis Diamond. In Game 1, Texas Southern jumped out early by scoring in the first inning, but the Aggies tied in the bottom of the third and continued to lengthen their lead each inning after. In Game 2, the Aggies scored first in the bottom of the second and never let the Tigers get ahead.
The Aggies will play at Georgia at 5 p.m. on Friday.

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  • Sophomore Kylie George throws the ball in after catching a fly ball in the top of the second of Game 1.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Junior Kelbi Fortenberry puts the ball in play in the bottom of the third inning in Game 1.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Sophomore Kayla Poynter had 8 strikeouts in Game 1 of a doubleheader.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Blake-Ann Fritsch is a junior outfielder that slaps and hits away from the left side.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Baylee Klingler singles up the middle in the bottom of the fourth inning of Game 1.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Riley Sartain is a senior infielder from Aledo, Texas.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Meagan Smith hit a sacrifice fly to center field to score Morgan Smith in the bottom of the sixth inning in Game 1.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Morgan Smith scores on Meagan Smith‘s hit to center.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Senior Riley Sartain secures the pop up out in the top of the first inning of Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Junior Peyton McBride hit a solo home run in the bottom of the second of Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Peyton McBride celebrates with Coach Jo Evans after hitting a home run.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Taudrea Sinnie gets the ball in after a hit to the outfield in Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Junior Blake-Ann Fritsch catches a fly ball out in left field in the top of third inning in Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Madi Jatzlau went in to pinch run for for Peyton McBride and eventually scored in the bottom of the third of Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Haley Lee hit a sacrifice fly ball to right field in the bottom of the third to score Madi Jatzlau

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Freshman Taudrea Sinnie singled to the shortstop in the bottom of the fourth to score Haley Lee.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Sophomore Kylie George singled to right field in the bottom of the fourth inning in Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
  • Riley Sartain throws to Peyton McBride to get the second out of a double play to end Game 2.

    Photo by Photo by Kaylee Cogbill
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