June 3, 2012
Score: Alabama 5, Cal 2
OKLAHOMA CITY - Three homers from the Crimson Tide drowned California 5-2, as Alabama ousted the Golden Bears from the Women's College World Series on Sunday afternoon at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium.
Alabama struck first and scored one run in each of the second, third, fourth, fifth and sixth innings. Danielle Henderson provided Cal's run support with a two-run homer in the top of the fourth.
Bottom of the Second - Alabama 1, Cal 0:
Jackie Traina took the 2-2 pitch over the wall in left field.
Bottom of the Third - Alabama 2, Cal 0:
The Tide pieced together three consecutive hits with Hunt driving in Braud.
Top of the Fourth - Cal 2, Alabama 2:
Bottom of the Fourth - Alabama 3, Cal 2:
Jazlyn Lunceford led off with a walk and went to third when Traina singled past second base. Kendall Dawson laced a hit to left-center, scoring Lunceford.
Bottom of the Fifth - Alabama 4, Cal 2:
Kaila Hunt smashed the ball into the 10th row of stands in left field.
Bottom of the Sixth - Alabama 5, Cal 2:
Lunceford just cleared the fence in right-center field for a solo shot.