4-16-2013 Tuesday April 16 D1 Softball



NCAA RPI RANKINGS are posted on: www.spysoftball.org

NCAA Individual and Team Statistics thru April 15 are on www.spysoftball.org

Conference Standings are posted on www.spysoftball.org

ESPN USA SOFTBALL Poll April 16, 2013


1.  Oklahoma
2.  Tennessee
3.  Arizona State
4.  Florida
5.  Oregon
6.  Alabama
8.  Louisville
9.  Michigan
10.  California
11.  Missouri
12.  LSU
13.  Texas A&M
14.  Washington
15. Stanford
16.  Baylor
17.  Kentucky
18. Nebraska
19. UCLA
20. Hawaii
21. South Alabama
22. Tulsa
23. Florida State
24. South Florida
25T North Carolina
25T Arizona


#2 Tennessee def Appalachian State 7-0
WP Cheyenne Tarango,  LP Shivaun Landeros.  Vols scored one bottom 1st, then unloaded for 6 in the 2nd.  Brown rbi double, Overstreet 2-run single, Dobson rbi single, Gibson jacked a 2-run homer.  Chavanne singled in 2 runs bottom 3rd.
#6 Alabama def Southern Miss 11-0 (5)
WP Lauren Sewell 1-hitter  LP Beth Dietrich. Tide scored 11 runs on 9 hits, starting with 4 bottom 1st. one in the 2nd; 2 in the 3rd, and 4 in the 4th, the latter including a solo shot by Patterson and a 2-run homer by Spencer.
#9 Michigan def Indiana 4-0 (9)/DH
WP Sara Driesenga in relief.  LP Brooke Boetjer.  Haylie Wagner started for UM and was cruising on a 4-0 lead until the Hoosiers scored 4 runs bottom 6th.  The visiting Wolverines scored a run top 2nd; Lawrence singled, Knapp reached on an error ay 3rd; one out, Sweet singled, rbi. Two out UM 3rd; Lane homered. Lawrence walked, Knapp singled, Driesenga walked, bases loaded, Sweet singled in 2 runs.  Bottom 6th: One out, Boetjer singled, Huber singled, pinch runner Conenna to 2nd; Dotson singled, loading the sacks; two out, Haber walked, rbi; Brannon singled, rbi; Driesenga relieved Wagner with bases loaded; Wagner singled, UM-Indiana were tied 4-all. Bottom 9th: Dotson singled; Michigab’s unbeaten streak in BigTen was at stake; Driesenga struck out the next three batters. T9: Doyle singled, Sappingfield  reached on an error/sac at 1st, Romero singled, rbi, Doyle scored;. Blanchard singled, rbi, Sappingfield scored; Romero scored the third run.  Wagner walked but the next three Hoosiers went down.  Michigan 36-7/13-0.  Indiana 19-24/3-10.
Game 2: Michigan leads 4-0 after two innings//cancelled rain
Spy note:  First time Spy has watched BTN games.  Good camera work; refreshingly, the announcers didn’t overcoach the coaches.


OTHER GAMES (posted as scores are received)
Army 3, Iona 2
Central Arkansas 1, Memphis 0
Coastal Carolina 6, Charleston Southern 5
Fort Wayne 1, Oakland 0/Fort Wayne 4-2 (11)
Green Bay 2, Wisconsin 1/Wisconsin 4-3
Massachusetts 7, Connecticut 6
Mississippi State 13, Sanford 1   Jessica Cooley 2 homers in new park
Northwestern 11, Northern Illinois 9
Notre Same 2, Michigan State 1
Omaha 1, South Dakota 0/Omaha 6-3
Providence 2, Rhode Island 0/Providence 6-2
San Diego State 4, San Diego 1
Saint Joseph’s 6, Delaware State 0
South Carolina 10, Presbyterian 5
Troy 2, UAB 1
Utah Valley 3, Utah State 2









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