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Weekend sports roundup

02-27-2012


Will Soto's three-run, walk-off home run capped a three-game sweep of Seattle for the Hornets. Soto drove in seven runs in the series and leads the team with eight RBI.

Here’s a quick look at how Hornet athletics teams fared this past weekend. Want more? Visit www.hornetsports.com:

Baseball

Friday-Sunday: Swept three-game series vs. Seattle. Friday: Won 9-6. Saturday: Won 6-5. Sunday: Won 8-7.

Record: 4-3. This week: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Pacific; 6 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday at UCLA.

Men’s basketball

Saturday: Defeated host Idaho State 70-67.

Final record: 10-18, 5-11 in Big Sky Conference play.

Women’s basketball

Saturday: Defeated host Portland State 84-82.

Record: 12-17, 7-9 in Big Sky Conference play. This week: Idle. Should Portland State lose either of its final two regular-season games this week, the Hornets advance to the Big Sky Conference tournament.

Gymnastics

Friday: Lost 196.400-193.750 at No. 20 Denver.

Record: 2-5. This week: 1 p.m. Sunday vs. Alaska Anchorage.

Softball

Pacific Coast Softball Conference Crossover Tournament in Moraga: Friday – Lost to Seattle 5-4; defeated Northern Colorado 9-2. Saturday – Lost to Portland State 2-1 in eight innings. Sunday – lost to Portland State 3-2.

Record: 5-4. This week: 2:30 p.m. Tuesday vs. San Jose State; 2 p.m. Wednesday vs. UC Davis; both games at Shea Stadium. Louisville Slugger Invitational in Stockton: Friday – 11 a.m. vs. Washington; 3:30 p.m. vs. Pacific. Saturday – 10 a.m. vs. Delaware; a second game, time and opponent TBD. Sunday – opponent  and time TBD.

Men’s tennis

Idle.

Record: 2-4. This week: 4 p.m. Friday at Nevada. 

Women’s tennis

Friday: Defeated visiting Weber State 7-0; defeated visiting Idaho state 7-0.

Record: 6-3. This week: 3 p.m. Tuesday vs. Georgia State; 1:30 p.m. Friday at Arizona State; 11 a.m. Saturday at Arizona; time TBD on Sunday at Northern Arizona.

Track and field

Friday-Saturday: The Hornet women finished second and the men fourth at the Big Sky Conference Indoor Championships is Flagstaff, Ariz. Lauren McGlory (triple jump) and Sakya Bolton (hurdles) won individual titles.

This week: All day Saturday at Last Chance Meet in Seattle.