Bourgeois No-Hits Golden Eagles

Donna Bourgeois tossed her first collegiate no-hitter on Wednesday afternoon against Southern Miss.

The Cajuns improve to 11-2 on the season and have now won 10 games in a row.

Sophomore hurler Donna Bourgeois threw the complete game no-hitter. She allowed just three base runners as she walked a trio of batters. Bourgeois fanned 12 batters in the game; marking the seventh time in 11 appearances she has recorded double-digit strikeouts.

Bourgeois fanned five of the first seven batters she faced and retired the final 10 batters of the game in order. The Lafayette native ended the game how she started it by fanning the final three Southern Miss batters she faced.

Offensively, Louisiana scored five runs on 11 hits. Three Ragin' Cajuns players finished the game with multiple hits, led by junior Melissa Verde.

Verde finished the game 3-for-3 with an RBI and a walk. She was joined by Gabriele Bridges and Karli Hubbard, who each had a pair of hits in the game. Bridges collected an RBI, while Hubbard finished the game with a run scored.

Codi Runyan led the team with two RBI, while Katie Smith paced the Cajuns with two runs scored. Runyan finished the game 1-for-2 with a run scored, two walks and two RBI. Smith also drew a pair of walks and closed out the day, 1-for-2 with two runs scored and a stolen base.

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