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SB: Cats get two more wins

TUCSON, AZ -

9th ranked Arizona defeated Wisconsin (1-0) and San Diego (10-2, 5 innings) on Friday afternoon at Hillenbrand Stadium on the second day of play in the Wildcat Invitational.

UA (18-2) hit five homers in the doubleheader, including two apiece from Aleah Craighton and Alyssa Palomino.

Taylor McQuillin threw her seventh shutout of 2018, a three-hit, 11-strikeout effort in Game 1.

Game 2 marked the return of 2017 Pac-12 champion Wildcats Danielle O’Toole and Katiyana Mauga to Tucson as assistant coaches for the Toreros.

The Wildcats are back in action on Saturday morning at the Wildcat Invitational. UA takes on USC Upstate and Wisconsin beginning at 9 a.m. MST.

You can read more about Friday's sweep over at ArizonaWildcats.com.

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David Kelly contributed to this story.

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