Oklahoma Softball improved to 15-4 on the season with a 5-1 win over Northwestern on Sunday afternoon to clinch the Courtyard Marriott Championship. The Sooners went 4-1 over the weekend with two wins over Northwestern and wins against Abilene Christian and North Texas. OU dropped one game in the tournament with a Saturday loss against UNT, 4-3.
Senior pitcher Shannon Saile struck out 10 batters in a complete game performance in Sunday’s finale. After falling behind 1-0 in the of bottom of the first, Grace Green hit an RBI double to get a big fifth inning started for the Sooners.
The Sooners plated four more runs in the frame to get to the final score of 5-1 and secure the tournament championship.
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