The No. 14/15 University of Missouri softball team secured a 6-3 comeback victory over No. 9 Florida in the series opener at Mizzou Softball Stadium, despite being hitless through five innings.

By the Numbers
  • Kayley Lenger leads the SEC with 15 hit-by-pitches in 2024.
  • Marissa McCann closed the game with 3 strikeouts, earning her seventh win of the season.
  • Mizzou has now earned 8 top-25 ranked wins in the season.
State of Play
  • Mizzou Softball team stands at 32-10 overall and 6-7 in the SEC.
  • Larissa Anderson, head coach, holds a 3-6 record against the Gators in her career.
What's Next

The Tigers will face Florida again on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. CT at the Mizzou Softball Stadium, broadcasted on SEC Network.

Bottom Line

Mizzou Softball's impressive comeback win against a higher-ranked Florida team showcases their resilience and potential for success, setting the stage for an exciting series ahead.