Brignac Shuts Out Tulsa, 6-0

Louisiana's Ragin'Cajuns softball team shut out the Tulsa Hurricanes behind the arm of Ashley Brignac,6-0 on Tuesday night.

Ashley Brignac tossed the complete-game shutout against the Golden Tornados. Brignac has thrown three consecutive shutouts and has not allowed an earned run in her last five starts and six appearances. Brignac has not allowed an earned run in 36.1 innings of work in the circle. The sophomore fanned seven batters and did not allow a walk in the game. She scattered just three hits over seven innings of work, but did not allow an extra base hit in the game.

Louisiana collected nine hits as a team, including a pair of hits from both Vallie Gaspard and Erikka Murphy. Five other Ragin' Cajuns players collected hits in the game, including Gabriele Bridges and Christi Orgeron who had a home run and a double, respectively. For Bridges, the home run was the sophomore's seventh homer of the season and her second in the last three games.

Codi Runyan drove in a team-high two runs on the day. Runyan finished the game 1-for-2 with a sacrifice fly and a walk. The Cajuns had five additional players drive in a run and a total of six players score in the game.

The Ragin' Cajuns return to action this weekend as they open up Sun Belt Conference play with a three-game weekend series with Western Kentucky. The series begins with WKU with a doubleheader at Lamson Park at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. The Cajuns conclude the series with a single game at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday.

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