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Fox Sports Arizona:
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Senior pitcher Hillary Bach threw the fourth perfect game in Arizona State softball history Saturday night in a 9-0 win over Wichita State at the WilsonDemarini Invitational. In their second game of the day, the Sun Devils routed Howard 15-3 in six innings.
With a sweep on the second day of the event, ASU improved to 19-2 on the year.
Game 1: Arizona State 9, Wichita State 0 (5 innings)
Bach pitched five innings and did not allow a base runner, fanning five in the contest to shut out the Shockers (6-8). It marked Bachs first career perfect game and ASUs first since the Katie Burkhart era.
The Devils came sprinting out of the dugout, putting up five runs on three hits in the first frame. Base hits from Elizabeth Caporuscio and Amber Freeman scored three before two sacrifice outs drove in two more runs.
ASU's bats stayed hot throughout, with a Sam Parlich single driving in Caporuscio in the bottom of the third. Caporuscio and Freeman then smacked ba...
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