Tufi picks up first win in first start for Louisiana Tech softball

February 21, 2016

Pauline Tufi SoftballJunior right-hander Pauline Tufi of Anchorage earned her first win in her first start in the circle for Louisiana Tech softball.

She threw four shutout innings as the Lady Techsters beat Mississippi Valley 6-0 in the La Tech Invitational.

Tufi, of West High fame, struck out five as she improved to 21-14 for her pitching career.

She also hits No. 3 in the lineup and reached base three times with a double and two walks.

Last year, Tufi recorded six saves to set a school record. The year before that she was named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team after setting a freshman school record with 34 RBIs.