TUESDAY APRIL 2 D1 SOFTBALL
NCAA RPI RANKINGS are posted on: www.spysoftball.org
NCAA Individual and Team Statistics thru March 31 are on www.spysoftball.org
Conference Standings are posted on www.spysoftball.org
ESPN USA SOFTBALL POLL APRIL 2 2013
- Arizona State
10. Texas A&M
24. South Alabama
25. North Carolina
TOP 25 GAMES
#4 California def #22 Arizona 6-2/DH
WP Jolene Henderson. LP Estela Pinon. Danielle Henderson opened the Cal 2nd with a solo, the first of four dingers given up by Pinon. Arizona tied bottom 4th on Rodriguez’ rbi double. Jones 1-ouy homer top 5th put Cal back in the leadwhich the Bears expanded with 3 runs top 6th, on Ziegenhirt’s 2-run homer, followed immediately by Jolene Henderson’s solo.The Wildcats took one back on Rodriguez’ homer bottom 6th. Arizona quashed one Cal scoring effort top 7th with a double play but the Bears added a final run on Vonk’s rbi double.Cal 28-3/4-0. Arizona 23-12/3-4.
Game 2: California 5, Arizona 1. Bears broke 1-1 tie with 4-run 5th.
$5 Tennessee def Tennessee State 19-1 (5)
WQP Erin Gabriel 4H,7K, LP Shea Morris. S Ellen Renfroe. Leading 4-1 – Gabriel yielded 2 singles top 4th, the last an rbi by Haynes with the Vols leading 4-0 but Gabriel was pulled and Renfroe relieved with 2 out — the Vols scored 15 runs bottom 4th. Consecutive singles by Overstreet, Lewis, Chavanne and Dotson, bases loaded plus an error, yielded 3 runs. Shipman slugged a 3-run homer; an rbi walk followed by another error whcih generated 3 runs, Shipman jacked a second 3-run homer, and Davin smacked a 2-run homer.
#7 Alabama def Jackson State 11-3 (5)
WP Lauren Sewell. LP Tiffany Harbin. S Leslie Jury. After JSU scored a run top 2nd, Ruth rbi;, the Tide scored five in the bottom: McCleney 2-run single; Braud rbi single; Braud and McCleney scored on an error. Martinez 2-out rbi single in JSU 3rd and Borden’s rbi single in the 4th ended the scoring for JSU, 5-3. Jury relieved. Bottom 4th: Traina rbi single, Spencer 3-run homer. Traina’s 2-out, 2-run single bottom 5th ended the game on a run-rule.
#8 Texas vs McNeese State DH
#9 Oregon vs Utah DH
#12 Michigan vs Western Michigan
#14 Stanford def Oregon State 7-0/DH
WP Teagan Gerhart 3H. LP Marina Demore. Cardinal scored twice top 1st, Bonstrom 2-run single. Top 4th: Schaberg and Schmidt scored on a throwing error in right field; Wells rbi single. Stanford added 2 in 7th, Hanewich rbi double, Miller sac fly.
Game Two: Stanford 8, Oregon State 6.
#18 Tulsa vs Wichita State
#15 Washington def #15 UCLA 1-0/DH
WP Kaitlin Inglesby 4H. LP Ally Carda 1H. Carda gave up just one hit — a home run by Lahners top 5th. UCLA stranded 4 runners.
Game 2: Washington 5, UCLA 4 (9). WP Bryana Walker. LP Jessica Hall. UW top 9th: two out, Hayward doubled, Taukeiaho doubled, rbi.
#25 North Carolina vs Appalachian State
OTHER GAMES (reported as scores are received)
Army4, Delaware 3/DH Army 7-0.
Coastal Carolina 11, Charleston Southern 3
Indiana 7, Inmdiana State 0
Louisiana Tech 6, Nicholls State 5
Loyola Chicago 1, Northwestern 0
Memphis 2, Belmont 0
Miss State 2, Jackson State
SIEU 6, Southern Illinois 4 (12)
South Dakota 4, North Dakota 3/DH
North Dakota 9, South Dakota 8
Troy 9, So Miss 7 (8)
UAB 8, Lipscomb 1
Valparaiso 8, Wright State 5/DH Valpo 6-2
Virginia Tech swept UNCG 8-1, 10-9.