Feb. 21, 2004
DENTON, Texas - Junior Ashley Perkins hurled her second consecutive complete game shutout in as many days to give the Lobos a 2-0 win over Wichita State at the North Texas/Betlin Round-Up in Denton, Texas. Perkins struck out five and allowed just three hits and two walkes.
New Mexico (7-6) scored both runs in the fifth inning. Senior Jen Sena got the Lobos started with her walk before advancing to third on sophomore Stephanie Kennedy's single. With two outs, sophomore Iraina Ogas singled to right field, scoring Sena and Kennedy.
Kennedy led the Lobo offense going 3-4 with one run scored. Ogas was 1-2 with two RBIs.
Leading the way for the Shockers was Lindsay Craig, who pitched a complete game. Craig struck out six, gave up six hits, three walks and two earned runs.
New Mexico takes on tournament host North Texas at 5:30 p.m. CST.