Hannah Baindimere and Rachael Farrington combined for a pair of wins while Alex Finie had a big day at the plate.
The Lions face off against the Gaels in a key three-game WCC series.
LMU needed just seven hits to claim an 8-0 shutout of Santa Clara and a series sweep of the WCC rival.
The Lions swept WCC rival Santa Clara, 7-5 and 8-0, Saturday afternoon.
LMU will don pink uniforms for Saturday's doubleheader.
LMU Softball's hitting philosophy is breeding success at the plate in 2016. The LMU Sports Network spoke with Assistant Coach Randy Ward and players Meghan von Behren and Amanda Dirks about their approach at the plate.
Doubleheader at Smith Field on Mar. 22, 2016
LMU softball against Harvard at Smith Field on Mar. 15, 2016
LMU Tournament action from Smith Field on Mar. 11, 2016
Game two of doubleheader at Smith Field on Mar. 10, 2016
Game one of double header from Smith Field
Started all 52 games she appeared in... member of the Lions' outfield... All-WCC Second Team... led LMU with a .370 batting average... also team leader in hits (54) and runs (33)... had nine doubles, one triple and seven home runs for a team-high .589 slugging percentage... 15 multi-hit games including two three-hit outings... tied for the team lead with nine multi-RBI games... had six games with three RBIs... had two home runs, including a walk off in a 5-4 win over WCC rival Saint Mary's (Apr. 25)... 43 putouts and seven assists with no errors for a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage...