Texas and Houston squared off in a neutral site, in-state showdown Saturday evening in Puerto Vallarta. In the last game for both teams, Texas came out on top 7-3.
The Longhorns (4-4) had been searching for an offensive outburst and found it as soon as the first pitch reached the plate. Four players recorded multiple hits including Jenae Jefferson who was 2-for-4 with two RBIs.
Mariah Garcia provided the offense for Houston (4-4) with a two-run home run in the third inning.
Erica Wright started in the circle for Texas. In seven innings, Wright surrendered seven hits, three runs, two earned runs and no walks while striking out four.