Mississippi Valley State head softball coach Lee Smith recorded the 400th win of his career in a 6-2 victory for the Devilettes against Alabama State in game two of a doubleheader in Itta Bena Saturday.
MVSU (4-28, 1-10 SWAC) won their first SWAC game of the season in the milestone victory for Smith.
Lacy Wilburn and Jewel Unga both hit home runs as the Devilettes tied a season-high with two home runs in a game. Dejanae Gage was 2-for-4 at the plate with two RBI while Demi Slater also went 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored. Alejandra Salazar (1-7) picked up her first win of the season, pitching a complete game, striking out five batters, and surrendering no earned runs.