After starting the season off slowly by entering March with an 0-1 record, Lung has emerged as one of the Bulldogs’ go-to assets, improving on that record with eight victories in March.
Lung allowed only 17 earned runs over 39.2 innings while striking out 40 batters, good enough for a 3.86 ERA.
Lung’s March was highlighted by a solid outing against the University of Montana on March 9, when she held the Grizzlies to two hits over six innings while recording a career-high 13 strikeouts.
Along with her two rotation-mates, Lung’s outstanding pitching has helped the Bulldogs improve from their slow start to the season while currently on a seven-game winning streak.
Her eight victories in March have helped propel the Bulldogs up the standings, with the ‘Dogs now sitting on a 22-11 overall record as they enter Mountain West play.