March 15 Division I

TOP 25 (ESPN/USA Softball Poll
Oklahoma 17, UMKC 1 (5)
WP Kirsten Allen.  LP Deanna Friese.  Karolyne Long two 3-run home runs.
Sooners, who racked 14 hits, scored 4 in bottom 1st on two rbi walks, Norris 2-run single.  Flores doubled in 2 runs to key a 9-run 2nd inning.  Jones, Norris rbi’s ahead of Long’s 3-run bomb.  Emily Ott relieved.  Flores doubled in two.  OU’s offense in 3rd: another Long 3-run HR.  Vandever singled, scored unearned run in 4th.  UMKC, which had 5 hits, scored its run top 5th on Ott’s single off Michelle Gascoigne.

TOURNAMENTS & CONFERENCE GAMES
SPY uses the basic schedule developed by Ultimate College Softball, adding data from Gametracker, UCS, NFCA, college web sites and emails to SPY.

Rebel Spring Games–Kissimmee, Fla.
Scores from college web sites
Cleveland State 16, Saint Peter’s 0 (5)
Cleveland State 12, Lafayette 2 (5)
Manhattan 1, Lafayette 0
Wisconsin-Green Bay 4, Akron 1
Rider 7, Columbia 0
Army 6, Marist 1
Cleveland State  Fairleigh Dickinson 11:00 AM/cancelled
Akron 8, Manhattan 5
Wisconsin-Green Bay 15, Rider 4
Columbia 4, Marist 3
Tennessee-Martin 10, Army 1
Tennessee-Martin 14, Saint Peter’s 5
Lafayette vs Fairleigh Dickinson 1:00 PM/cancelled

Summit
Western Illinois 7, IUPUI 0
Western Illinois def IUPUI DH 5-0, 8-2

Others
Long Island 4, Indiana 3
WP Blair Porter.  LP Cassie Loweth.  LIU withstood 2-run, 7th inning rally by Indiana.
Iona vs UC Davis 2:00 PM Davis, Calif.
Wichita State 6, Rutgers 3

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