Freshman Britton Murdock delivered the offense for the Wolf Pack, slamming a two-run home run in the sixth inning and driving home another RBI in the seventh for
McPherson gave up seven hits and walked two while striking out seven. The Tigers loaded the bases against McPherson with two out in the seventh inning and coach Michelle Gardner went to the bullpen for sophomore Katie Holverson to face Casey Goldsand, Pacific’s best hitter.
Holverson got Goldsand to pop up to shortstop for the final out of the game and her fifth save of the season and of her career. Her five career saves ties McPherson for the school’s career record.
Murdock finished the game 2-for-3 with a run and three RBI. Tyler Schafer, Brittany Puzey, Kym Silagyi, Vanessa Briones and Danille Patrick each collected a hit in the game.