April 23, 2013
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State softball (10-37, 4-11 WAC) will take the field on Wednesday as it hosts border foe Idaho State in the final game of a seven-game homestand at LaRee and LeGrand Johnson Field. USU has bested the Bengals in two of the three games the teams have played this season. Wednesday's action is set to get underway at 4 p.m., and admission is free to all fans. It will also be Dollar Dog Day at Johnson Field where hot dogs will be a dollar to all in attendance.
The Aggies are coming off a weekend Western Athletic Conference series win over Louisiana Tech as they rallied behind seniors starting pitcher Mandy Harmon and infieilder Christine Thomsen. In the series, Harmon tallied wins in Friday's nightcap, defeating the Lady Techsters 8-4 and followed it up with another winning effort on Saturday to down LA Tech, 5-2. The senior pitcher has limited opposing WAC batters to a meager .163 batting average.
Thomsen left her imprint on the series, as the senior batted a staggering .727 as she recorded eight hits and scored two runs for her team to help power the offense which recorded 33 hits in the three-game series.
It was Utah State's second WAC series win of the season and moved them up to the seventh slot in the conference standings.
Following Wednesday's action, USU will travel to Texas for a weekend series WAC showdown with UT Arlington with conference championship implications on the line. Series action is set to get underway with a solo-game on Friday night, April 26, at 4 p.m. (MT). A doubleheader is set to conclude the series with Saturday's opening game getting started at 2 p.m. (MT).
Fans can keep up with all of the Aggies softball action at www.utahstateaggies.com. Follow Utah State athletics, including softball, at http://twitter.com/USUAthletics.com, as well as on facebook, athttps://www.facebook.com/USUAthletics.
Aggie Softball Continues...
Utah State softball (18-6, 2-1 MW) opens a full week of competition as it hosts Utah Valley (7-10...03/21/2017
Game Notes: Utah State...
Utah State softball (18-6, 2-1 MW) faces a split week of competition. The Aggies will host Utah...03/21/2017
Utah State Softball Drops...
Utah State softball wrapped up the first weekend of home and Mountain West action with a loss...03/19/2017
Aggie Softball Secures...
Spurred by two two-run home runs in the bottom of the fourth inning, Utah State softball posted a...03/18/2017
USU Softball Opens Mountain...
With another strong day at the plate, Utah State softball opened its conference and home portion ...03/17/2017
Utah State Softball Opening...
Utah State softball (16-5) is set to open both the home and Mountain West portions of its season ...03/16/2017
Game Notes: Aggie Softball ...
Utah State softball (16-5) is set for its first home series of the 2017 season this weekend, as...03/15/2017
Utah State Softball Ends...
Utah State softball wrapped up competition at the Beehive Classic Sunday morning, suffering its...03/12/2017
Official Aggie Gear