Kentucky opened up NCAA Regional at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington as they are hosting. They played Toledo in Game 2, where the winner will go on the play Virginia Tech tomorrow.
Virginia Tech defeated Illinois 6-2. They move into the winner’s bracket. Illinois will play the loser of the Kentucky/ Toledo game tomorrow as well.
A three-straight two-out single gets Toledo on the board and a 1-0 lead. Toledo 1, Kentucky 0. Toledo gets another run in the 1st. Toledo 2, Kentucky 0.
Abbey Cheek hits a two-run double into center field to tie up the game advancing to third on a Toledo error. Toledo 2, Kentucky 2. Abbey gives the Wildcats a lead on a Toledo error. Kentucky 3, Toledo 2. Lauren Johnson scores in Kayla Kowalik on a two-out single. Kentucky 4, Toledo 2.
Home run for Alex Martens, a two-out shot of the scoreboard in left center field gives a 6-2 lead over the Rockets. Kentucky 6, Toledo 2 Kelsee Henson plates a run on a Sac fly to deep left center field. Kentucky 7, Toledo 2.
Final 14 Kentucky 7, Toledo 2
Kentucky will advance to the winner bracket to face Virginia Tech tomorrow at Noon ET