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Regional Digest: No-Hitter Lifts Fairfield To MAAC Softball Title

No-Hitter Lifts Fairfield To MAAC Softball Title

Destinee Pallotto pitched a no-hitter as Fairfield beat Monmouth 2-0 Sunday in the championship game of the MAAC softball tournament in New Rochelle, N.Y. It was the second conference title in three years for the Stags, who advance to the NCAA tournament. LSU will host the Stags at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Baton Rouge, La.

Pallotto (13-11) struck out four and walked one. Monmouth's Amanda Riley (17-18) allowed two hits and two runs, one earned, striking out six, but she also walked six.

Fairfield scored the first run without getting a hit. The Stags drew two walks to lead off the third. With two out and the runners on...

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