April 6 2010 D1 College
NOTE: NCAA individual and team statistics are published on www.spysoftball.org
NEW: NCAA statistics for games through April 4 have been published
Note: this game day report will be updated from 3pm to midnight
TOP 25 (ESPN USA SOFTBALL POLL (4/6/10)
6. Georgia Tech
9. Stanford def UC Davis 17-0 (5)
10. Arizona State
11. Oklahoma State
16. Florida State
17. Texas def Texas Tech 4-0
20. Texas A&M def Stephen F Austin 7-0
22. Ohio State
24. North Carolina
25. UMass def Boston College 6-0
TOURNAMENTS AND CONFERENCE GAMES 3-29-2010
SPY adapts the basic schedule compiled by Unlimited College Softball, adding data from Gametracker, UCS, NFCA, college web sites and emails to SPY. Numerals in red are UCS rankings.
Jacksonville 2, North Florida 1
Jacksonville vs North Florida 7:00 PM Jacksonville, Fla.
#18 Texas 4, #29 Texas Tech 0
WP Blaire Luna 2H, 14K. LP Ashly Jacobs 4H
The Red Raiders couldn’t solve Luna, but Tech pitchers shut out the Longhorns in all but two innings. Bottom 2nd: after Luna struck out three of four batters in the top, Jackson led off the Texas half with a home run to left field. UT stranded two. After Legler singled top 3rd for one of two Tech hits, Texas racked three runs. Bennett and Hooks walked; Brokeshoulder relieved Jacobs. The runners advanced on Taylor’s sac bunt; Johnson singled, rbi; Bases loaded, Feight lobbed a sac fly. Chalk singled, rbi. 4-0.
Valparaiso 3, Butler 0
Butler 3, Valparaiso 0
Cleveland State sweeps Detroit 12-4 (6), 10-0 (5)
Illinois State sweeps Indiana State 6-3, 5-4 Jordan Birch WP both games
Middle Tennessee 4, Louisiana-Lafayette 1
Louisiana-Lafayette 2, Middle Tennessee 1
#22 Hawaii vs Utah State 3:00 PM Logan, Utah/postponed/snow/DH Wednesday
Albany State sweeps Alabama A&M 10-4, 4-3
UMBC 2, Georgetown 0
WP Amanda Fefel 1-hitter. LP Mackensey Carter.
UMBC wins on Page 2-run, 2-out single in 4th
Longwood sweeps Howard 6-5, 8-1
North Carolina A&T sweeps Western Carolina 7-6, 3-2
Miami sweeps Eastern Kentucky 2-0, 6-4
McNeese State sweeps Southern 8-0 (5), 3
Harvard sweeps Holy Cross 9-6, 6-3
#33 Fordham 7, Manhattan 3
#33 Fordham 7, Manhattan 0
Columbia sweeps Marist 10-2 (5), 5-2
Fairleigh Dickinson sweeps St Peter’s 8-0 (5), 8-2
Lehigh sweeps Rider 8-6 (8), 13-6 (5)
Bucknell sweeps Mount St. Mary’s 11-4, 8-0 (5)
Pittsburgh 6, Penn State 3
Villanova 2, Saint Joseph’s 1
Saint Joseph’s 2, Villanova 1
Eastern Michigan vs Oakland 3:00 PM Rochester, Mich./DH postponed rain
IPFW 5, Ball State 4
Houston Baptist 5, Texas Southern 3 (9)
Texas Southern 7, Houston Baptist 6 (8)
Boise State 2, Utah 1
Utah 6, Boise State 3
#23 Massachusetts 6, Boston College 0
WP Sarah Plourde 1-hitter 20K. LP Argento/Peyton/Gage
Plourde had a no-hit bid broken in the 7th, a two-out double by Ramos. Plourde, who struck out the side in the 1st, 2nd, 4th, 5th (around a walk), and 6th, fanned the other three batters in the 7th. U Mass pounded 13 hits, including homers b y Williams, Bettencourt, and Libby. UMass improved to 21-7, 6-0, while BC fell to 9-17, 0-6.
Connecticut 3, Bryant 0
Charlotte 1, Appalachian State 0
Appalachian State 4, Charlotte 2
South Carolina State vs Lander 4:00 PM Greenwood, S.C.
South Carolina State vs Lander 6:00 PM Greenwood, S.C.
Georgia Southern 1, Mercer 0
Mercer 1, Georgia Southern 0
So. Illinois-Edwardsville sweeos IUPUI 9-3, 8-0 (5)
South Dakota vs North Dakota State 3:00 PM Fargo, N.D.
South Dakota vs North Dakota State 5:00 PM Fargo, N.D.
College of Idaho vs Utah Valley 2:00 PM Orem, Utah
College of Idaho vs Utah Valley 4:00 PM Orem, Utah
Princeton vs #27 Hofstra 4:30 PM Hempstead, N.Y.
USC-Upstate 6, South Carolina 0
WP Morgan Childers 2-hitter 12K, 1BB. LP April Borchardt
Another impressive outing for Childers, quietly amassing a 20-3 record, 0.6 ERA with 273 Ks. USC-Upstate is now 25-7. They unleashed a 13-hit attack on the Gamecocks, scoring 3 runs top 1st. Zaunder, Hall and Ohrlich rbi singles. Brasil singled in a run, top 2nd. Brasil and Chewning scored two more runs, with two out, top 6th. South Carolina is now 10-27.
Louisiana-Monroe vs Mississippi Valley State 4:00 PM Itta Bena, Miss.
Southeastern Louisiana vs Jackson State 4:00 PM Jackson, Miss.
Southeastern Louisiana vs Jackson State 6:00 PM Jackson, Miss.
DePaul 4, Northern Illinois 2 (9)
WP Bree Brown. 12 K. LP Morgan Bittner.
The Blue Demons broke a 2-2 tie, top 9th. DePaul scored top 3rd when Voss scored on Heteniaks’s single. NIU tied in the bottom, Sanches led with a solo homer. The scenario repeated top 5th; Dodd led off for DePaul with a solo home run. Sanchez hit her second home run in the bottom half. Top 9th: Heteniak walked; Ashkar singled; with one out, Matthews doubled, 2 rbi. NIU rallied; Norton and Sanchez singled; both advanced on Wulbecker’s fly to left. Sheppard walked, loading the bases. But, Colosimo lined out to short, and Matsui struck out swinging. DePaul 18-12. NIU 12-21.
Eastern Illinois vs Saint Louis 4:00 PM St. Louis, Mo.
Eastern Illinois vs Saint Louis 6:00 PM St. Louis, Mo.
Drake vs Iowa State 4:00 PM Ames, Iowa
Tulsa 7, Wichita State 0
Wichita State 6, Tulsa 4
Houston 10, Prairie View A&M 0
Prairie View A&M vs Houston 6:00 PM Houston, Texas
Chattanooga vs Tennessee State 5:00 PM Nashville, Tenn.
Chattanooga vs Tennessee State 7:00 PM Nashville, Tenn.
Alabama State vs Jacksonville State 5:00 PM Jacksonville, Ala.
Northern Colorado vs Colorado State 4:00 PM Fort Collins, Colo.
Virginia Tech sweeps East Tennessee State 7-4, 2-1
Mississippi 4, Southern Mississippi 0
Louisiana Tech 5, Texas-Arlington 2
#26 Texas A&M 7, Stephen F Austin 0
WP Rebecca Arbino LP Angela White
The Aggies had 6 hits to 5, but one hit was Kliesing’s 3-run home run to right field, bottom 1st. TAMU scored five that inning including Dumezich’s 2 run single. SFA loaded the bases, top 5th, on singles by Jones and Brown, and a two-out walk by Arana, but no score. The Aggies added two in the bottom half; May singled, Reynolds walked with one out; Covington relieved White; with two out, Reynolds and pinch runner Tovar advanced on an illegal pitch; Tovar scored on an illegal pitch, Reynolds went to 3rd; Reynolds scored on an illegal pitch. TAMU 31-9. SFA 20-9.
New Mexico vs New Mexico State 6:00 PM Las Cruces, N.M.
Santa Clara vs San Jose State TBD San Jose, Calif.
#9 Stanford 17, UC Davis 0 (5)
WP Jenna Rich 2-hitter LP Dana Waldusky
The Cardinal clocked 15 runs on 12 hits, bottom 1st. Rbi’s by Hansen, Burns, Gerhart (double), 3-0 when Holmes relieved Waldusky. Hassman 2-run single; Haber, Rich rbi singles, Araujo relieved Holmes; Koplitz rbi, Neill 2-run single; Gerhart grand slam. Stanford added two runs in 2nd; Hansen tripled, Rich slugged a 2-run homer. Araujo had both UCD hits. Stanford 28-5. UC Davis 13-22.
Stony Brook 4, Lafayette 1
Stony Brook 8, Lafayette 0Rhode Island 7, Brown 1
Pittsburgh 6, Penn State 3
Belmont 7, Austin Peay 6