Texas' Randel Leahy had an RBI single to send Sunday's game into extra innings, but the Longhorns lost to Oklahoma. MICHAEL ADAMS/ ACN


UT softball team falls in extra innings to Oklahoma

The Sooners are 15-0 in Big 12 play.

Posted April 29th, 2018


Randel Leahy’s RBI single helped the Texas softball team push Oklahoma to extra innings, and Malory Schattle homered in the top of the eighth, but the Longhorns fell 5-4 in eight innings Sunday to the Sooners at Norman, Okla.

Jocelyn Alo hit two solo homers for Oklahoma (44-3, 15-0), including one to tie the game in the bottom of the eighth, and Lea Wodach delivered the winning run with a two-out single.

Freshman Janae Jefferson led Texas (28-21, 10-6) by going 3-for-4 to stretch her hitting streak to 12 games and her on-base streak to 16. She leads the Big 12 with a .566 average.


Next up for the Longhorns is a doubleheader against Incarnate Word at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at McCombs Field. They will resume conference play Saturday when they visit Waco to face Baylor.

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