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LSU Softball advances to College World Series with win over Arizona

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The LSU Softball team is College World Series bound for only the fourth time in program history, as the No. 5 seeded Lady Tigers rolled past the No. 12 seed Arizona Wildcats, 10-5. Sunday's win comes only a day after LSU topped Arizona 8-0 in five innings.

The Tigers were led by Sandra Simmons who finished with a home run, five RBIs and three runs. Freshman Allie Walljasper, picked up the win on the mound, allowing only two runs in 4 1/3 innings.

For LSU Head Coach Beth Tornina, it will be her second trip to Oklahoma City in the past four seasons as the Lady Tigers Coach.

No. 5 LSU will face No. 4 Auburn Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

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