2010 NCAA Division Women's College World Series - Game 7
No. 4 Florida 5, No. 9 Missouri 0 | Box Score
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The fourth-seeded Florida Gators used three home runs and a shutout from junior Stephanie Brombacher to beat Missouri, 5-0, and eliminate the Tigers from the 2010 NCAA Division I Women's College World Series on Saturday at the ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City.
After three full innings of scoreless play, Florida (48-14) broke the game open in the fourth with a two-run home run from freshman Brittany Schutte to give the Gators a 2-0 lead.
Florida added another run in the fifth on another long ball, this time hit by junior Kelsey Bruder down the right field line.
In the sixth, the Gators went yard for the third and final time in the contest when Schutte led off the inning with her second home run of the day.
Senior Corrie Brooks capped Florida's scoring at five later in the inning on a sacrifice fly to left field that scored pinch runner Ensley Gammel.
Missouri (51-13) managed just five hits off Brombacher in the game, with three of the hits coming from junior Rhea Taylor.
The game marked the 12th shutout of the season for Brombacher, who improved to 24-9 on the year.
Sophomore Kristin Nottelmann went five innings for the Tigers in the loss, allowing three runs off of three hits with three srikeouts.
Florida will return to action later this evening when they meet conference foe Georgia in an elimination game at 6 p.m. CDT.
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