SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The Huskies dropped a 9-5 decision on Tuesday night at Stephen Schott Field against Santa Clara.
Down 6-4 in the sixth, Winkel drilled an RBI triple to center field to get the Huskies within a run.
UConn compiled double-digit hits for the sixth time this season.
UConn attempts to bounce back on Thursday, March 16 at 8 p.m. ET against BYU in Provo, Utah. The game can be heard on 91.7 FM WHUS or streamed online at WHUS.org
- Zac Susi recorded his team-leading sixth multi-hit game and first three-hit contest of the season.
- Tyler Gnesda earned his fifth multi-hit game of the season and notched his first three-hit game of the season.
- John Toppa collected his first multi-RBI game of the season, driving in two runs in the fourth.
- The Huskies compiled double-digit hits for the sixth time this season.