MARCH 15 D1 Softball
ESPN/USA Softball poll March 13
- CALIFORNIA def Texas 6-3, vs Hawaii/leading Texas 6-2in 5th
- Washington def UC Davis 14-1
- Arizona State def BYU 3-0, lost to ULL 9-2
- Texas def Marist, 10-2 (6) lost to California 6-3
- Oklahoma def DePaul 18-1 (5), def Michigan 2-0
- Louisiana Lafayette def Arizona State 9-2
- Hawaii vs California
- Michigan def Notre Dame 2-1, vs Oklahoma
- Texas A&M def Winthrop 8-2
- Florida State
- South Florida
- New Mexico
- DePaul def by Oklahoma 17-1(5);/def Fresno State 4-0
UC Davis 11, Virginia 5. WP Thweatt 10K
Notre Dame 2, Iowa 0. WP Winter 2-hitter. Buntin game-winning 2-run single.
Washington 14, UC Davis 1. WP Ingelsby 1-hitter
BYU 14, Purdue 6. WP Almond 10K.
Oklahoma 17, DePaul1 (5). A barrage of at least 19 hits, including a grand slam by Chamberlain (5 rbi), doubles by Chamberlain, Ricketts (2), Casey (2 rbi on 2 hits), Shults fueled the run-rule. Braget homered for DePaul off reliever Gascoigne. Ricketts had 7 Ks in 3 innings.
Michigan 2, Notre Dame 1. Taylor Hasselbach walk off single.
Arizona State 3, BYU 0. Strong defensive effort behind a 5-hitter by Hillary Bach. Both teams pulled off a double play, and Bach pitched out of a bases-loaded situation. Sun Devils scored all 3 runs bottom 3rd. Katelyn Boyd hit an rbi triple; Johnson and Caporuscio had rbi’s.
Texas 10, Marist 2 (6). details to follow
Fresno State 1, Virginia 0. details to follow
Oklahoma 2, Michigan 0. WP Keilani Ricketts; LP Hayley Wagner. Good defensive game, 7 hits for the Sooners, 4 hits for the Wolverines. Both had multiple runners in scoring position, Michigan loading the bases with one out in the 5th. OU scored in the 2nd when Chsmberlain hit a monster home run which bounced off the berm behind leftf field. An apparent Sooner score on a sac fly in the 4th was nullified when the umpire ruled the runner left early. After UM failed to scored in the 5th, Oklahoma had 2 on, no outs; UM prevented one run by catching a runner between home and 3rd; but Norris nailed a 2-out rbi single. OU also stranded 2 runners in the 7th. Michigan went down in order.
California 6, Texas 3
Louisiana Lafayette 9, Arizona State 2. The 11th ranked Ragin Cajuns outplayed the 5th ranked Sun Devils, driving All American Dallas Escobedo from the circle, down 5-0 after 4 innings.
The Ragin Cajuns stranded 2 runners in the 1st; in the 3rd, Natalie Fernandez reached on a chop single; Nerissa Myers slugged a 2-run homer. Top 4th, Paige Cormier walked, Sarah Draheim slashed a home run down the right field line. Cherry singled, scored on a fielder’s choice. Two out in the 5th, Madeline Popescue, who had relieved Escobedo, yielded a triple to Cormier, who scored on Draheim’s single. Top 6th, ULL added two runs on rbi hits by Myers and Matttelaine Haack.8-0. To this point, frshman Jordan Wallace had effectively shut down the ASU offense. But, bottm 6th, Boyd jacked a home run. Alix Johnson tripled. Annie Lockwood walked – and the cheering among ASU supporters escalated. But Elizabeth Caporuscio’s sinking liner was caught expertly by Katie Smith. Laura Bradley singled in a run. But, Nikole Afusia popped to the infield. Having missed a chance for a sixth inning run rule, ULL added a ninth run, Cerry scoring on a Fernandez rbi. ASU went down in order.
JUDI GARMAN CLASSIC
Notre Dame 16, CS Fullerton 0 (5). Irish jacked 5 homers. Winter, O’Donnell and Bowe combined for a 2-hit shutout. HRs: Koerner, Buntin, Haus, Wright, Whidden,
Purdue 8, CS Fullerton 6
Thursday, March 15
UC Davis 11, Virginia 5
Notre Dame 2, Iowa 0
Washington 14, UC Davis 1
BYU14, Purdue 1
Michigan 2, Notre Dame 1
Arizona State 3, BYU 0
Fresno State 1, Virginia 0
Oklahoma 2, Michigan 0
Washington 4 Iowa 3
DePaul 4, Fresno State 0
ULL 9, Arizona State 2
SPY obtains data from Ultimate College Scoreboard, softballscoresnow, Gametracker and reports sent to spy by the schools.
|UMBC Spring Classic–Baltimore, Md.Saint Joseph’s vs Mount St. Mary’s 11:00 AMUMBC 3, Siena 2UMBC 1, Saint Francis 7Saint Francis 3, Siena 9SECRebel Spring Games–Kissimmee, Fla.
Nebraska-Omaha 2, Bucknell 0
Cleveland State 1, Wagner 9
Youngstown State 4,Army 5
Wisconsin-Green Bay vs Howard 9:00 AM
Bucknell 5, Saint Peter’s 2
Wisconsin-Green Bay 3, Wagner 2
Youngstown State 7, Columbia 2
Cleveland State 6, Howard 4
Nebraska-Omaha 2, Columbia 1
Houston Baptist 2, Army 1
Houston Baptist vs Saint Peter’s TBA
|San Diego Classic II–San Diego, Calif.San Diego State vs Harvard 7:00 PMChevron Spring Fling Tournament–Honolulu, Hawai’iTexas A&M 8, Winthrop 0Texas vs Marist 1:30 PMCalifornia vs Texas 4:00 PMCalifornia vs Hawai’i 6:30 PM
Troy vs Louisiana-Monroe 5:00 PM
|Other National GamesNew Haven, Conn.Central Connecticut vs Yale 2:00 PMCentral Connecticut vs Yale 4:00 PMGreenville, S.C.Charlotte 2, Furman 1Charlotte vs Furman 4:00 PMEvansville, Ind.
Southeast Missouri 2, Evansville 1
Southeast Missouri vs Evansville 5:00 PM
UAB vs Lipscomb 3:00 PM
UAB vs Lipscomb 5:00 PM
Southeastern Louisiana vs Louisiana Tech 3:00 PM
Southeastern Louisiana vs Louisiana Tech 5:00 PM
Eastern Illinois vs Belmont 3:30 PM
Eastern Illinois vs Belmont 5:30 PM
Jacksonville State vs Georgia Tech 5:00 PM
South Alabama 3, Samford 5
Bradley 3, SIU-Edwardsville 4
Johnson City, Tenn.
Appalachian State vs East Tennessee State 7:00 PM