AMES, Iowa - Cyclone senior Rachel Zabriskie struck out nine batters Thursday to join the top 10 strikeout leaders in Big 12 history with 764 career strikeouts. However, the Iowa State softball team struggled to put runs on the board at the Southwest Athletic Complex as the Cyclones (17-15, 1-3 Big 12) were swept by the Minnesota Golden Gophers (21-16, 1-3 Big Ten) 1-0 in 10 innings and 11-3 in five.

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