Despite outhitting TLU in the game, Southwestern dropped their SCAC conference match-up 10-4 on Wednesday.
The teams picked up a game that was postponed due to weather in the fifth with the Pirates leading 2-0. Texas Lutheran used a steady stream of offense to take the win. TLU scored one in the fifth, two in the sixth, four in the seventh and three in the eighth.
Southwestern falls to 16-16 on the year and 6-6 in the SCAC while TLU improves to 13-2 in conference action and hold on to the top spot. SU returns home for a three-game home stand to close SCAC regular season action. They host Centenary College beginning on Saturday at 3 p.m.