APRIL 15 UPDATE
MONDAY April 15 D1 Softball
#25 Florida State 2, Virginia 0
WP Lacey Waldrop 2H, 10K. LP Melanie Mitchell 4H. Top 2nd, Waldrop struck out the side. Bottom: Maddie O’Brien led with a solo shot. Hensley tripled with one out, Bullock singled, rbi.
Comment: Spy heartily welcomes these ESPN broadcasts. Tonight, you could see the curves and drops thrown by the two pitchers, captured in a way words cannot compare.
Longwood 9, Liberty 2
Longwood 14, Liberty 6
Barry leading Lynn in 7th, 1-0
Oregon 9, Arizona 0 (5) (post-game press release)
The No. 6 University of Oregon softball team (36-6, 13-2) capped a historic weekend against eight-time national champion and No. 17 Arizona (27-17, 4-8) with a five-inning, 9-0 victory Sunday at Howe Field.
In front of a Pac-12 Network TV audience, senior Jessica Moore (19-3) pitched a perfect game to cap the Ducks’ first-ever sweep of the Wildcats.
Retiring all 15 batters in order, she posted the third no-hitter of her career after a seven-inning effort vs. Weber State in 2011 and combined five-inning perfect game with former teammate Samantha Skillingstad vs. Idaho State in 2010.
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