Oklahoma softball smashes NCAA-record 13 house runs


Oklahoma smashed an NCAA-record 13 house runs to open its 2021 softball season with a 29-0 win in opposition to UTEP.

Grace Lyons and Tiare Jennings each homered thrice, whereas Kinzie Hansen (2) Nicole Mendes (2), Jocelyn Alo, Jayda Coleman and Mackenzie Donihoo rounded out the record-breaking recreation, which ended after simply 5 innings within the Miner Invitational.

The earlier single-game house run report of 10 was shared by BYU (2008) and UTSA (2004). Oklahoma, which was ranked No. 4 nationally to open the season, wasted no time placing the sport out of attain with 13 runs within the high of the primary inning.

The Sooners completed the day with two wins after beating Abilene Christian 9-0. They’ve one other two video games slated for Friday, together with a rematch in opposition to UTEP.