Smith earns first career save

Ross S. Sterling graduate Rachel Smith loads up for a pitch during a regular-season game in late March. Smith earned a victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi last week and locked down her first career save Wednesday against Louisiana Tech. 

McNeese State University’s Rachel Smith (Ross S. Sterling) picked up the first save of her career Wednesday, tossing three scoreless innings and leading the Cowgirls to a 4-2 win over Louisiana Tech in the nightcap of a doubleheader sweep in Ruston, La.

Smith also worked 6.0 innings last week, earning a 6-1 victory over Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

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