Baylor shortstop Presleigh Pilon's stellar defensive plays, including an unforgettable diving catch, helped the Bears win against the Florida Gators, forcing a decisive game three in the Super Regional.

By the Numbers
  • Baylor Bears: 36-22 record
  • Florida Gators: 50-13 record
  • Presleigh Pilon: 2 hits in the game
  • Shalyon Govan: Hit a three-run homer
Yes, But

Baylor lost the series opener to the Gators but bounced back with a strong defensive performance in the elimination game.

State of Play
  • RyLee Crandall's pitching performance set the tone for Baylor with 6 strikeouts.
  • The Bears' defense, including key plays by Pilon, Strain, and Hott, was instrumental in securing the win.
What's Next

The decisive Super Regional final between Baylor and Florida will be broadcast nationally on ESPN, with Baylor aiming to secure a spot in the Women's College World Series.

Bottom Line

Presleigh Pilon's remarkable defensive efforts, combined with a solid team performance, have put Baylor in a strong position to compete for a place in the prestigious Women's College World Series.