Feb. 14, 2004

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Ohio State junior Karisa Evans collected a single in the firstinning to extend her current hitting streak to a team-high fivegames, dating back to the last three games of last season. Evansadded another single in the sixth inning for her first multi-hitgame of the season. She led the Buckeyes with 16 multi-hit gameslast season. Ohio State trails Cal State-Northridge 8-3 in theall-time series, but the Buckeyes have won the last two games vs.the Matadors. Ohio State topped CSUN in the 2002 season opener. CalState-Northridge finished 27-23 last season and advanced to theNCAA tournament. All five teams that Ohio State will play at theArizona State Fiesta Bowl Tournament played in the NCAA tournamentlast season.