TEMPE, Ariz. -- The Illinois State softball team closed out a 3-1 weekend Sunday with a 10-0 win in five innings over Idaho State at the Littlewood Classic in Tempe, Ariz.
Abby Olson homered, doubled and drove in three runs to lead the Redbirds (7-2) 10-hit attack. Elizabeth Kay also homered and plated a pair of runs while Lauren Kellar and Liz Andrews each chipped in two hits.
Jordan Birch (2-0) held Idaho State to one hit while striking out nine and walking only one.
The Redbirds next travel to the USF Tournament in Tampa, Fla. for five games Feb. 25-27.
AT TEMPE, Ariz.
ILLINOIS STATE 10, IDAHO STATE 0
Illinois State 203 50—10-10-0
Idaho State 000 00—0-1-2
Birch (W, 2-0) and Kay; Fitzsimmons (L) and Olsin.
ILLINOIS STATE— 2B—Olson, Canopy. HR—Olson, Kay. RBI—Olson 3, Kay 2, Kellar, Kopp, Canopy, Harrison. Two or more hits—Olson 2, Kellar 2, Kay 2, Andrews 2. Pitching —Birch (5 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 9 SO).
Records — Illinois State 7-2.