The Tennessee baseball team battled back to bring the tying run to the plate in the bottom of the ninth before Mississippi State was able to finish off the contest and claim the series with a 5-3 victory on Saturday evening at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.
D.J. LeMahieu’s two-run single in the ninth capped off a three run ninth, and the Smokies came back to defeat the BayBears 7-6 on Thursday night at Hank Aaron Stadium. With the win, Tennessee improves to 17-11 on the season.
Sophomore Erica Popson continued her superb play and freshman Chessey Thomas drilled a hole-in-one in her return to her home state to lead the 11th-ranked Tennessee Lady Vol golf team on Thursday during round one of action at the NCAA West Regional.