March 24, 2007
TUCSON, Ariz. --- No. 5 Arizona plated 13 runs and threw a one-hitter to defeat New Mexico, 13-0, Saturday in game one at Rita Hillenbrand Stadium. The Wildcats take game one of the scheduled doubleheader and improved to 22-7 with the win, while the Lobos fell to 7-11.
In game one, Arizona hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the first and scored 10 runs in the fourth to run-rule the Lobos, 13-0, in five innings. The Wildcats hit two home runs in the game, while scoring 13 runs on 10 hits. Junior pitcher Taryne Mowatt threw a one-hitter for UA and moved to 16-6 on the year.
Sophomore Analise Rubalcava had the only hit for New Mexico in the top of the first inning. Rubalcava went 1-for-2 against the Wildcats with a single to right field. UNM starter Kelly Ninemire took the loss after giving up eight runs on seven hits. Ninemire fell to 4-6 on the year. Senior Caley Peterson and freshman Tori Rogers both pitched in the game.
Game two of the doubleheader was scheduled to start at 4:55 p.m.