Western Washington University lost both of its games Saturday, April 6, at the Tournament of Champions, losing 2-0 to Cal State San Bernardino and falling 8-3 to nationally No. 9-ranked Humboldt State.
The 18-18 Vikings, who won two of three games Friday, April 5, finished 2-3 in pool play and enter bracket action Sunday.
WWU had just five hits, all singles, against CSUSB pitcher Kacey Cota (1-3), who retired eight straight during one stretch in the shutout.
Taylor Davis provided the only scoring with a two-run single in the top of the sixth inning for the Coyotes (12-18).
WWU's Meghan Carrillo and Alexie Levin had back-to-back singles to begin the bottom of the seventh, but Cota induced a double play and ended the game with a ground out.
WWU gave up 14 hits to Humboldt State (32-10), and Julie Pena had a run-scoring double in the Lumberjacks' four-run third and a three-run homer in the fourth.
Jackie Rothenberger had three hits for the Vikings while Jordan Walley and Kaleigh Keating added two apiece.
HSU relief pitcher did not allow a run and just three hits in 4 1/3 innings.