Jacksonville State Defeats Florida State to Advance to Play Alabama Saturday on
JSU's Alana Hicks hit a two-run home run to
end the game. Photo: Jacksonville State Sports Information
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -
Jacksonville State defeated
FloridaState for the second time in as many
days. The Gamecocks used a seven run fourth inning to beat the Seminoles, 10-1,
in five innings. JSU will play Alabama on Saturday at in a
game that can be seen live on ESPN2.
Ashley Eliasson picked up the win
for the Gamecocks, allowing just one run while striking out six. Chrissy O’Neal
went 2-for-2 with a home run while Alana Hicks hit a pinch-hit two-run homer
that ended the game. Niki Prier and Kayla Collins each recorded a pair of RBI.
Michelle Snyder went 2-for-3 to lead
FloridaState. Melissa May took the loss for the
Seminoles, giving up two earned runs and striking out a pair.