LSU senior catcher Sahvanna Jaquish drove in four runs and pitcher Carley Hoover entered in relief to hold off No. 4-seed Florida State, as the LSU softball team advanced to the Women's College World Series for the third-straight season, 6-4, on Sunday afternoon.
The Tigers will face UCLA in the opening round of the WCWS in Oklahoma City.
Florida State (55-8-1) hadn't lost a home game in 2017 until being upended by LSU on consecutive days.
No. 13-seeded LSU became the first team in NCAA Softball history to lose a Super Regional opener in consecutive seasons and advance to the Women's College World Series.
Jaquish was 2-for-3 with a walk and four RBI, while freshman Aliyah Andrews also had two hits and scored twice.
Bailey Landry finished 2-for-4 including her record-setting 291st career hit, an RBI triple in the top of the seventh gave Hoover an insurance run that she wouldn't need.
Hoover pitched 3-1/3 innings and allowed only one run on three hits with two walks and strikeout. Allie Walljasper started for the Tigers and allowed three runs on seven hits with three strikeouts.
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