Sooners finish off sweep over Auburn, clinch spot in WCWS

AUBURN, Ala. — Celebrating her 55th birthday Saturday, Oklahoma coach Patty Gasso got the best present her softball team could give, a ticket to the Women’s College World Series.

With two straight wins, the No. 10 Sooners (56-9) stunned No. 7 Auburn (49-12) in its home super regional this week, topping it off with a 5-2 victory Saturday at Jane B. Moore Field.