Wednesday March 21 D1 Scores
ESPN USA SOFTBALL MARCH 20 POLL
1. Alabama def Tennessee 3-2 (11)/ DH loses to Vols 5-2
6. Arizona State
10. Missouri 8, Iowa 0 (5)/ DH 2-0
11. Tennessee sokuts with Alabama
12. Georgia def Georgia State 6-0
13. Arizona lost to New Mexico State 9-5/DH UofA 6-3
19. Texas A&M
20. Michigan def Eastern Michigan 10-2
21. Auburn lost to Troy 7-1
22. South Florida 7, Hartford 1
23. Florida State vs Florida A&M
South Carolina 0, North Carolina 8 (5)
Lori Spingola no-hitter. After Gamecocks left bases loaded, top 1st, Tar Heels scored 4 runs in bottom, Dickey grand slam. Bottom 3rd, UNC added 3, Foulks rbi double, and, after Howser relieved starter Broyles, Orr hit a 2-run single. Wheeler opened UNC 4th with a home run.
Arizona lost to New Mexico State 9-5/. WP Alex Newman. LP Kenzi Fowler. Wildcats led 5-1 after our innings — boosted by Spigner’s 2-run shot bottom 1st; Wilson jacked a 3-run homer bottom 2nd. NMS scored top 2nd on Conrad’s leadoff homer, then added 2 top 5th, narrowing lead to two. New Mexico state added 3 runs in the 6th and 3 more in the 7th, including Swedburg’s 2-run shot in the 6th, and her 3-run homer in the 7th.
Arizona 6, New Mexico State 3. WP Shelby Babcock; LP Kaysta Donalthorpe. Game tied 1-1 through five innings. NMS broke tie, top 6th, on Padillaa’s 2-run single. in bottom, 2 on 2 out, Wilson singled 2 rbi, tying game again. Suitos singled; Del Ponte doubled, rbi; Sp;igner doubled, rbi.
Alabama 3, Tennesse 2 (11). WP Jackie Traina. LP Ivy Renfroe. A classic won by the Tide bottom 11th when Traina slugged a 2-out homer. Vols loaded bases in 4th, Chavanne scored on Tarango’s 2-out single. Tide recaptured lead briefly, bottom 5th, on Fenton rbi double and Boccia sac fly. Vols tied the score when Gibson scored on Davin’s fielders choice. Each team held firm until the 11th. Vols loaded bases again but stranded 3.
Tennessee 5, Alabama 2. WP Ellen Renfroe. LP Leslie Jury. Vols led 3-0 until 4th, thanks to Brown’s 3-run homer top 2nd. Tide took 2 back in 4th on Hunt’s 2-run homer. Sherman opended the Vols 5th with a solo shot. Shiman’s rbi single in 6th closed scoring.
Missouri 2, Iowa 0. WP Kristin Nottelmann. LP Chelsea Lyon. Tigers ran winning streak to 17. Opponents have not scored in 54+ innings. Genovese reached on fielder’s choice in 3rd, stole 2nd, scored on Kingsley sac fly. Botom 4th: consevcutive singles by Hudson, Randazzo and Krebs loaded bases; no outs; run scored on fielding error.
Missouri 8, Iowa 0 (5). WP Chelsea Thomas. 1-hitter. LP Kayla Massey. Tigers led 2-0 after 3 innings on Fleming 2-run homer, then scored 6 in the 5th for the run-rule. Consecutive singles by Stephens, Marston and Genovese loaded the bases; Fleming drew rbi walk; Rich hbp, rbi; Randazzo forced Genovese at home; Hudson singled, rbi; Lyon relieved Massey; Kingsley hbp rbi; Hay singled, rbi; Marston drew a game-inding rbi walk.
South Florida 7, Hartford 1. WP Sam Greiner, 1-hitter. Bulls enjoying best non-conference start, winning26 of 31 games. Bulls led in 1st on Salvarola’s 2-run double. Hawks scored on error. Up 3-1, Medina jacked a 2-run homer in the 5th. Rain cancelled the second game.
No single source reports all the games Spy reports; Spy draws on Ultimate College Softball, ESPN/NCAA, Gametracker, softballscoresnow, and reports from schools. Three organizational formats are available; Spy prefers the UCS structure.
LSU vs Georgia Tech
Radford 6, Liberty 3
Eastern Kentucky 2, Morehead State 1
Eastern Kentucky vs Morehead State 4:00 PM
Jacksonville State 5, Tennessee Tech 1
Jacksonville State vs Tennessee Tech 4:00 PM
Southeast Missouri vs Tennessee-Martin 3:00 PM
Southeast Missouri vs Tennessee-Martin 5:00 PM
SIU-Edwardsville 4, Eastern Illinois 5
SIU-Edwardsville vs Eastern Illinois 6:00 PM
Austin Peay vs Tennessee State 5:00 PM
Austin Peay vs Tennessee State 7:00 PM
Tennessee 2, Alabama 3
Tennessee 5,Alabama 2
Florida Atlantic vs Florida International 6:00 PM
North Texas 4, Hartford 3
Hartford 1, South Florida 7
North Texas vs South Florida 6:00 PM
Stony Brook 6, Fairfield 5
Stony Brook vs Fairfield 4:00 PM
Central Connecticut 4, Coppin State 5
Central Connecticut vs Coppin State 4:00 PM
Savannah State 2, Charleston Southern 3
Savannah State vs Charleston Southern 4:00 PM
Oakland 7, Detroit Mercy 10
Oakland vs Detroit 4:00 PM
Evansville 2, Middle Tennessee 5
Evansville vs Middle Tennessee 3:00 PM
Pine Bluff, Ark.
Murray State vs Arkansas-Pine Bluff 1:00 PM
Murray State vs Arkansas-Pine Bluff 3:00 PM
Kansas City, Mo.
Wichita State vs UMKC 1:00 PM
Wichita State vs UMKC 3:00 PM
New Haven, Conn.
Marist 2, Yale 3
Marist vs Yale 4:30 PM
Manhattan vs St. John’s 2:30 PM
Manhattan vs St. John’s 4:30 PM
Iona 8, Temple 0
Iona vs Temple 4:30 PM
Penn 0, Lehigh 3
Penn vs Lehigh 4:30 PM
Delaware State 3, Delaware 0
Delaware State vs Delaware 4:30 PM
East Norrinton, Pa.
Rider vs Saint Joseph’s 3:00 PM
Rider vs Saint Joseph’s 5:00 PM
Saint Francis vs Pittsburgh 3:00 PM
Saint Francis vs Pittsburgh 5:00 PM
Presbyterian vs Furman 3:00 PM
Presbyterian vs Furman 5:00 PM
Niagara vs Youngstown State 3:00 PM
Niagara vs Youngstown State 5:00 PM
Wright State 2, Toledo 5
Wright State vs Toledo 5:00 PM
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Bowling Green 3, IPFW 0
Bowling Green vs IPFW 5:00 PM
Los Angeles, Calif.
Long Beach State 5, Loyola Marymount 2
South Orange, N.J.
Saint Peter’s 1, Seton Hall 5
Saint Peter’s vs Seton Hall 5:30 PM
Boston 13, Bryant 3
James Madison 1, Longwood 2
James Madison vs Longwood 6:00 PM
Coastal Carolina 0, College of Charleston 5
Coastal Carolina vs College of Charleston 6:00 PM
Illinois-Chicago vs Western Illinois 3:00 PM
Texas State vs Houston Baptist 3:00 PM//postponed
Princeton 0, Saint Mary’s 1
Princeton vs Saint Mary’s 3:00 PM
Chapel Hill, N.C.
South Carolina 0, North Carolina 8 (5)
Iowa State vs Creighton 4:00 PM//DH postponed
Louisiana-Monroe vs Stephen F. Austin 4:00 PM
Salt Lake City, Utah
Southern Utah vs Utah 4:00 PM
Georgia State 0, Georgia 6
Kent State vs Central Florida 7:00 PM
Auburn 1, Troy 7
Southern Mississippi vs South Alabama 6:00 PM
Central Arkansas vs Mississippi 6:00 PM
Baton Rouge, La.
Georgia Tech vs LSU 6:00 PM
Southeastern Louisiana vs Southern 6:00 PM
New Mexico State def Arizona 9-5
New Mexico State def by Arizona 6-3
Bowling Green, Ky.
Kentucky vs Western Kentucky 7:00 PM
CU-Colorado Springs vs Northern Colorado 6:00 PM
Florida Gulf Coast 3, Maryland 1/DH FCGC won 9-1