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Power leads Lady Vols to bounce back performance, cruise 11-5

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4.19.14 Sports Softball
Andrew Bruckse • Tennessee Athletics

The Lady Vols celebrate after sophomore Haley Tobler's home run that tied the team school-record for home runs in a game at five. Tennessee pulled even in the series against the Mississippi State Bulldogs with an 11-5 victory.

Following a loss where Tennessee was shut out with only three hits, the Lady Volunteers performed a complete turnaround, firing off 10 runs in the first two innings against Mississippi State at Lee Stadium.

No. 4 Tennessee's five home runs in the first two innings en route to a 11-5 victory equaled a school record for home runs in a game.

This was the third time in school history that a team has hit five home runs in a game, and the second time in one week. Just seven days prior, the Lady Vols blasted five home runs against Texas A&M.

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