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WTAMU Softball Player Sets Conference Record

A Lady Buff has set a record for the Lone Star Conference.

Ashley Hardin, a sophomore softball player for West Texas A&M University, set a Lone Star Conference home run record this week. According to information from WTAMU, Hardin hit three home runs on Tuesday against Colorado Christian to set the all-time career home runs record for the Lone Star Conference. With the three runs, Hardin notched her 67th career round-tripper as a Lady Buff.

In addition, the Buffs were able to snap Colorado Christian's winning streak during the 12-6 triumph on Tuesday.

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Photo by WTAMU

Photo by WTAMU

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