Florida junior pitcher Kelly Barnhill took a lap around Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium shortly after pitching her 30th career shutout Friday night. Barnhill could have been excused for showing up slightly late to a postgame meeting following an SEC Network...
The doubles point came down to Court 2, where McCartney Kessler-Josie Kuhlman claimed the clincher, 6-4, after Court 3 went to Florida and Court 1 to LSU.
Pitcher Kelly Barnhill (16-1) picked up the win by limiting the Crimson Tide to just one run on three hits.
The Florida softball recorded the program's second perfect game of the season in an 18-0 win Firday over Hampton at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium.
In 2017, the SEC Gymnast and Scholar-Athlete awards both went to McMurtry. She is one of two in league history to combine a top individual honor with SEC Scholar-Athlete and the first multiple year winner.
Florida (22-3, 3-2 SEC) had six hits, with senior Nicole DeWitt going 2-for-2 with a walk.
Florida's No. 2 softball team dropped its series opener against No. 10 Georgia, 5-4, via a walk-off home run Friday by Alyssa DiCarlo.
Kayli Kvistad drove in two runs with a sacrifice fly and solo home run and Nicoloe DeWitt hit a two-run home run to suport the Gator pitchers.
UPDATE: UF softball will only play one game on Friday's schedule
The No. 2 Florida softball team blazed its way to a pair of wins Friday, beating Maryland and Illinois State.