The Akron Racers (14-27) didn't put up much of a fight on Thursday, as the USSSA Pride (28-12) cruised to a blowout 8-0 win at Firestone Stadium.
Jessica Mendoza racked up two RBIs on three hits for the USSSA Pride. She singled in the third and fifth innings and homered in the sixth inning.
Cat Osterman's seven strikeouts helped the USSSA Pride to the victory. The USSSA Pride's pitcher tossed five innings of shutout ball and allowed only three hits.
Hillary Bach was charged with her eighth loss of the year. She allowed seven runs in four innings, walked one and struck out two.