Brooke Bolinger threw four no-hit innings and struck out eight Sunday. (AMERICAN-STATESMAN FILE)

BEVO BEAT Softball

Longhorns top alumni in softball 9-7

Brooke Bolinger has eight strikeouts in four innings

Posted November 4th, 2018

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  • Cat Osterman makes an appearance in the circle, striking out the only hitter she faces.
  • Janae Jefferson goes 2-for-3, scores three runs and steals a base.

The current Texas softball team had the edge in the alumni game Sunday, building a 9-0 lead before settling for a 9-7 victory.

Senior Brooke Bolinger pitched four innings of no-hit ball and struck out eight.

Janae Jefferson, a sophomore second baseman, went 2-for-3, scored three runs and stole a base. Junior center fielder Reagan Hathaway went 2-for-4, scored twice and drove in a run.

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Olympian Cat Osterman pleased the fans by stepping into the circle and striking out the only batter she faced.

Up next for the Longhorns is a doubleheader against Galveston College and Temple Community College starting at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at McCombs Field.

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