Long Beach State out to a program record 8-0 start in Big West play.
Ashley Holmes, Darian Tautalafua, and Ashlynn Booker each hit solo shots to rally the 49ers past Texas.
Long Beach State extends its winning streak to six games.
Long Beach State improves to 9-6 with the victory.
The 49ers have posted back-to-back mercy rule wins at the Mizuno Invitational.
Long Beach State (2013): Redshirted during the 2013 season.
(2012): Played in 45 games, primarily at first base... Hit .273 and had a .496 slugging percentage with 24 RBIs and 13 runs scored... Led the team with six homeruns...Completed 264 put-outs at first base... Had eight multi-hit games with her season best 3-for-4 against Ohio State (Feb. 18) in which she hit a homerun and two doubles... Also hit homeruns against Fordham (Feb. 23), Colorado State (Feb. 23), LIU Brooklyn (Feb. 26), Cal State Northridge (Apr. 22), and Cal State Fullerton (May 6)
Junior College: In two seasons at Mt. SAC, combined to hit .448 with 31 home runs, 89 RBI and 15 doubles ... Named 2011 CCCAA Softball All-State and first-team All-South Coast Conference after sophomore season when she hit .478 with 22 home runs and 49 RBI ... Named to the National Fast Pitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-America Team ... Finished season with 54 hits, six doubles and 27 runs scored ... Set the Mt. SAC single-season home run record ... Named to the state championship all-tournament team ... As a freshman, hit .414 with nine home runs and 40 RBI ... Finished with 41 hits, nine doubles and 14 runs scored ... Junior college coach was Kelly Ford.
High School: A three-year letter winner at Bloomington High School in Fontana, Calif. ... Earned first-team all-league honors as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... High school coach was Bobby Flores.
Major: Human Development