JACKSON, Miss. – The Jackson State softball team won three of its four games last week (April 2-7). The Lady Tigers lost the first game of the week, falling 2-0 to Mississippi State in Starkville. JSU bounced back to sweep the Alcorn State Lady Braves in Lorman, MS. JSU won the first game 20-3 and took the second game 9-0. The Lady Tigers and Lady Braves battled in the third game of the series, but JSU won 4-1.
The Lady Tigers put some distance between themselves and Mississippi Valley State for the SWAC Eastern Division lead. JSU finished the week with a 9-1 SWAC record following the series sweep of Alcorn State.
JSU has won 12 of its last 14 games. The Lady Tigers return to action Tuesday, April 9 to take on the University of Houston in Houston, Texas.
JSU SB Results (April 2-7)
April 2 at Mississippi State 0-2 L
April 6 at Alcorn State –G1 W 20-3
at Alcorn State – G2 W 9-0
April 7 at Alcorn State – G3 W 4-1