Kentucky beats Virginia Tech, advances to 7th NCAA Super Regional

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -- For the seventh time in program history and for the third straight season, Kentucky has booked its spot into the NCAA Softball Super Regionals.

Courtesy: UK Softball

Kentucky has not lost a game in each of its last three Regionals in Lexington. The Wildcats outscored its opposition 26-4 this weekend.

The Wildcats beat the Hokies 11-1 in six innings on Sunday and will face the winner of the Seattle Regional between No. 3 Washington and Mississippi State in the Super Regionals next weekend.

Jenny Schaper finished 2-4 on Sunday including a solo homer. Alex Martens also hammered a 3-run homer to break UK's single-season RBI record with 66.