Softball | 04/30/2021
Four RBI Games Lead to Fourth Straight Win, Sweep over EAC
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|Eastern Arizona College||8|
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THATCHER, Ariz---Chloe Garcia mashed three homers on the day, but it was four that proved to be the magic number in the Arizona Western Matadors (30-13 overall, 18-8 ACCAC) swept the Eastern Arizona Gila Monsters (17-20 overall, 12-12 ACCAC) Friday afternoon.
Its the fourth straight road win in two days for Arizona Western who were powered by Garcia's two homer, 4 RBI game in game one and then Angela Oros' 4 RBI in game two.
Kelly Katalbas was to a 6-2 lead after three innings and held off the Gila Monsters late push over the final three innings, in which the Matadors surrendered six runs, to grab a 10-8 victory.
McKenzie Gray tossed game two and delivered her third straight victory to improve to 13-3 on the season.
In addition to Oros' offense, Garcia added two more RBI and Sherlyn Molina chipped in a pair as well. Iliana Manzano and Vivian Guevara each added an RBI.
The Matadors have one more road contest, traveling to Prescott on Tuesday to take on Division I leading Yavapai.
Arizona Western will return home on Saturday, May 8th to play Pima in a double-header in Yuma.