Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

March 9, 2014

Crimson Tide's Littlejohn moves to 5-0 with 1st SEC win

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Rusk High School product Sydney Littlejohn, a true freshman at the University of Alabama, moved to 5-0 on the year Saturday when she earned her first Southeastern Conference victory of her career.

Littlejohn logged a relief appearnece and tossed the final 3.2 frames in No. 11 Alabama's 10-5 win over South Carolina.

Littlejohn faced 12 hitters, fanned two and walked one and did not allow any runs.

The Crimson Tide improved to 19-4, 2-0 SEC following the win. The game was played before a crowd of nearly 2,900.