Junior Jackie Matthews singled in the third inning to notch her 100th career hit as the No. 8 Rockets (14-7) got past the visiting No. 9 Gaels (11-8). Matthews went 3 for 4 with a double and now has 101 career hits for Auburn. The Rockets travel to face No. 1 Hudson (19-1) at 7 p.m. Saturday in a quarterfinal. Erin Scanlon had two doubles and Jordan Lavallee singled twice and doubled for Auburn. Mikayla Notaro singled and doubled for Clinton.
Auburn 8, Clinton 4
Thursday, May. 30, 2013, at Auburn
Updated: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 4:23 p.m.