Although Louisiana Tech enters this weekend's Conference USA series against North Texas with a five-game losing streak, head coach Mark Montgomery's team has continued to play solid softball.
For the second straight night and the third time in the last five games, Louisiana Tech came up on the short end of a one-run contest, this time falling 3-2 at McNeese State on Wednesday night.
Louisiana Tech rallied from an early deficit to tie the game, but ULM got a two-out RBI single in the bottom of the sixth inning lifting the Warhawks to a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.
Louisiana Tech and ULM will play the rubber match of a three-game season series on Tuesday night when the Lady Techsters travel down I-20 to face the Warhawks at 6 p.m.
Louisiana Tech stranded 12 base runners and couldn't take advantage of four Northwestern State errors as the Lady Techsters fell 4-0 at home Wednesday night to the Lady Demons.
Louisiana Tech and Northwestern State meet Wednesday night at 6 p.m. in a midweek non-conference game at the Lady Techster Softball Complex.
Louisiana Tech was two outs away from sitting atop the Conference USA West Division standings following this weekend's action but a three-run walk-off home run by UAB second baseman Heather Pearson lifted the Blazers to a dramatic 8-7 win over the Lady Techsters Sunday afternoon.
Louisiana Tech rallied over the final two innings to defeat UAB 6-4 in the first game of a Conference USA doubleheader Saturday afternoon at the UAB Softball Complex.