Oklahoma outfielder Fale Aviu drilled a line drive. It clipped off South Carolina pitcher Cayla Drotar and fell harmlessly into third baseman Jana John’s glove, stranding Sydney Romero at second base in the first inning.
In the top half of the second, Alyssa Vanderveer drilled a home run through a heavy wind to give No. 18 South Carolina a lead. The bounces just seemed