Liberty wins CUSA Softball Championship 4-3 in walk-off against WKU

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (WFXR)—Liberty University Softball defeated the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in a thrilling 4-3 win to capture the Conference USA Championship on Saturday, May 11.

The Flames and the Hilltoppers were all tied up at three heading in the bottom of the ninth. Liberty had a runner on second with no outs when catcher Savannah Jessee lined a base hit into the left-center field gap that got behind the left-fielder, scoring the game-winning run.

With the conference tournament win, Liberty automatically enters the Women’s College World Series.

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