No. 1 Ducks stay alive
OREGON 6, Kentucky 1
• It's not over yet.
The No. 1-ranked Ducks, in a must-win situation, outplayed the visiting Wildcats from the fourth inning on to square their best-of-three super regional.
Oregon broke a scoreless tie with four runs in the top of the fourth inning, and Miranda Elish tossed a two-hit complete game, forcing Game 3 at 6 p.m. Saturday at Jane Sanders Stadium.
A spot in the Women's College World Series will be on the line.
Oregon bounced back from Friday's loss, getting nine hits, with two RBIs each from Jenna Lilley and Lauren Burke and one from Mia Camuso.
Elish struck out seven Wildcats without issuing a walk.
Kentucky scored in the bottom of the fourth.
Oregon gave Elish more cushion with two runs in the sixth.