LUBBOCK, Texas – Brock Jones hit three residence runs, Alex Williams threw an entire shutout and No. 9 seed Stanford superior to the School World Collection with a 9-Zero victory over No. eight seed Texas Tech in Recreation 2 of Lubbock. . Tremendous Regional on Saturday.
Jones was Three-of-5 and scored 4 runs. His solo residence run within the first, grand slam within the sixth and solo shot within the eighth accounted for his six RBIs.
Williams (Four-2) allowed two hits, walked one, hit a batter and tied a career-high 10 strikeouts. It was his second full victory in a postseason recreation. He got here the space in Stanford’s 12-Three win over Sacramento State to keep away from elimination within the 2019 regional spherical.
The Cardinal (38-15) edged Texas Tech 24-Three within the two-game sequence and can make their 17th journey to Omaha. It’s the first since 2008 after losses within the tremendous regional spherical in 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2019.
Starter Patrick Monteverde (7-Four) was in Three 2/Three innings and struck out seven for the Purple Raiders (39-17).
Stanford will open the School World Collection recreation subsequent Saturday in opposition to Arkansas or the top-ranked state of North Carolina, who will meet in a Tremendous Regional recreation on Sunday.