UAB Softball Falls to Marshall in C-USA Tournament


TULSA, OK (WIAT) – The top-seeded UAB Blazers softball team was eliminated from the C-USA Tournament with a 1-0 loss to Marshall on Friday. The Blazers drop to 37-16 on the season and now must await Sunday’s NCAA Softball Selection Show at 9 pm CST on ESPNU to determine their post-season fate.

The Thundering Herd scored the only run of the game in the top of the first inning. Jazmine Valle drove home Ashley Gue, who reached on a bunt single. The Blazers never could muster any offense, leaving nine runners on base.

Lauren Webster turned in a solid performance in the circle only giving up six hits and striking out five.

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