TUCSON, Ariz. - Jessie Harper blasted three home runs to help 6th-seed Arizona Softball whip Auburn on Sunday, 12-3, and earn a berth in Super Regionals of the NCAA Softball Championships.
The Super Regional appearance will be UA's 14th in the 15-year history of the format for postseason play.
Harper was 5-for-5, with three runs scored and five RBI and Alyssa Palomino-Cardoza hit another homer and drove in four runs before a crowd of 2,705 at Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium. UA had 14 hits.
Alyssa Denham (12-5) won in the circle for Arizona (45-12). She struck out 10, walked one and gave up zero earned runs.
Arizona will play host to Ole Miss at Hillenbrand Stadium next weekend in the best-of-three Super Regional, with tournament schedules to be announced by the NCAA.
You can read more about Sunday’s regional final win over at ArizonaWildcats.com.