MAY 3 2011 D1 GAMES
NCAA individual & team stats 4-24-2011 have been posted www.spysoftball.org
NCAA RPI stats 4-24-2011 have been posted www.spysoftball.org
Conference standings 5-1-2011 have been posted www.spysoftball.org
ESPN/USA Softball Poll 5-3-2011
1. Arizona State
2. Michigan def Eastern Michigan 9-7
10. Stanford def Santa Clara 12-0 (5)
17. Georgia Tech
18. Oklahoma State
21. Notre Dame def Valparaiso 10-2 (6)
22. Texas A&M
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Michigan 9, Eastern Michigan 7. The Wolverines staved off a late challenge. Top 1st, Richards singled, scored for EMU on Coquillard single. EMU enjoyed a brief 2-0 lead when Kostich opened the 2nd with a double, scored on Stanton single. Migan grabbed the lead with 5 runs, bottom 2nd. Shaw led with a double, one out, Doyle walked, Ewing singled, loading the bases; Sappingfield rbi single; Ryan reached on a fielder’s chmoice, rbi; Chidester jacked a 3-run homer. UM loaded the bases again in the 3rd, Shaw scored on Evans single, but UM stranded three. Wolverines added 2 in 4thon Lane homer. Wells relieved Ignowski. EMU got on the board, top 5th, on Coquillard’s 3-run homer. Top 6th: Speierman relieved Payne. Chidester scored the final Michigan run in the 6th on a sac fly by Blanchard. Top 7th: Delapaz walked, went to 2nd on a wild pitch, scored on Richards double; another wild pitch put Richards on 3rd; Richards scored on Coquillard’s sac fly.Scherer singled, but was stranded when Kostich struck out. Michigan 45-4. Eastern Michigan 23-14.
Notre Dame 10, Valparaiso 2 (6). Winter struck out the side top 1st. Bottom 1st: Clay on board with a single, two out, Miller slugged 2-run homer. After Miller struck out 2 top 3rd, Stuhr and Maldonado singled, advaanced on Clay sac, Johnson doubled in 2 runs. Jansen relieved McGee. Conner and Brown singled, top 4th, and scored on Brown single. Irish added two more in bottom on scores by Fleury and Jorgensborg. Notre Dame reached run-rule in the 6th with 4 runs. Stuhr jacked a 2-run homer; Maldonado singled, Clay walked, Johnson rbi single. Bolton relieved Jansen. Clay scored on Pitzenberger single. Notre Dame 39-8. Valparaiso 30-19-1.
BYU 11, Utah Valley 0. Messerschmidt, Fitu and Willard had 2 rbi’s each, home runs by Fitu and Willard. Utah Valley mad 4 errors.
Stanford 12, Santa Clara 0. Stanford scored 3 in 1st on Van Zandt’s 2-run double, Miller rbi single. Cardinal loaded bases in 2nd; scored when Miller drew rbi walk. Stanford loaded bases again in 5-run 3rd. Hansen rbi single, Chinn scored on wild pitch, Rich slugged 3-run homer. Hansen doubled in 2 runs in 4th. Rich walked — and Gametracker froze.
MAY 3 SCOREBOARDS
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Iona swept Saint Peter’s 12-2, 13-0 (5)
Liberty 8 Virginia 0 (5 inn)
WP-Tiffani Smith (9-12) 1-Hitter LP-Erica Cipolloni (5-6)
Shivock hit 2-run homer to reach run-rule.
Virginia 3, Liberty 2 (10)
WP Melanie Mitchell 17Ks. LP Katrina Johnson
Bases loaded 10th, Williams scored on Eica Cippoloni single
Oakland swept Toledo 2-1 (9), 7-6
New Rochelle, N.Y. — Cancelled
Fordham vs Iona 3:00 PM//cancelled
South Orange, N.J.
Stony Brook 6, Seton Hall 0
Seton Hall4, Stony Brook 0
South Bend, Ind.
Notre Dame 10, Valparaiso 2
WP Laura Winter 4H,6K. LP Sam McGee
Martin, Tenn. — Rained Out
Middle Tennessee vs Tennessee-Martin DH
IUPUI 1, Loyola 0
Macomb, Ill. — Canceled
Bradley vs Western Illinois 4:00 PM//cancelled
Grand Forks, N.D.
North Dakota swept Valley City State 3-1, 5-0
Ann Arbor, Mich.
Michigan 9, Eastern Michigan 7
WP Hilary Payne 7H,HR. LP Jenna Ignowski. S Stephanie Speierman
Itta Bena, Miss. — Rained Out
Mississippi vs Mississippi Valley State 6:00 PM//cancelled rain
BYU 11, Utah Valley 0
WP Paige Affleck LP Josi Summers
Stanford 12, Santa Clara 0
WP Ashley Chinn 2-hitter. LP Jenna Fong