No. 10 Virginia Tech 8, No. 15 Alabama 3

The Hokies gained a tricky-fought two-game split in Tuscaloosa. Virginia Tech was eventually capable to raise the sport, compared with Friday. Cori McMillan experienced a homer and a sacrifice fly to assistance provide a a few-operate direct into the seventh. Alabama’s offense didn’t by six innings, but that turned all over in the seventh. Kendal Clark led off with a triple and scored on a single. Then Kenleigh Cahalan approximately finished the activity, lining a ball off the leading of the wall for a two-out triple to tie the activity. The Tide could not come across the activity-profitable operate and missed an prospect.

The Hokies responded with 5 runs in the leading 50 % of the eighth highlighted by Michelle Chatfield’s 14th dwelling run of the time. Cameron Fagan also experienced a several pleasant performs at second base and four hits for the Hokies.

No. 16 Missouri 3, No. 2 LSU 2

The offense resolved to get the working day off immediately after Friday. LSU commenced the video game out swinging. Ali Newland and McKenzie Redoutey hit solo house runs to go up 2- early. Marissa McCann entered the circle and LSU’s bats went chilly. McCann tossed four scoreless innings, yielding 3 hits. That swung the momentum back to Missouri. The offense broke by way of versus Raelin Chaffin as Jenna Laird and Julia Crenshaw drove in runs in the 3-run 3rd inning. Alex Honnold robbed a house operate and Kayley Lenger produced various emphasize performs in appropriate discipline. TaylorPannell picked up her sixth save of the period.

No. 21 Cal 7, No. 24 Arizona 6

Is it not around until it is in excess of appropriate? This was all Wildcats as they entered the seventh inning with a 5-operate lead, and then in a blink, it was absent. Acacia Anders, Tianna Bell and Elon Butler all homered to drive the recreation to extras. Anders led off the ninth inning with a double and moved to third on a sacrifice bunt. Kaylee Pond dribbled a ball to next and Anders conquer the throw residence to gain the video game.

NEW BALLGAME!

Elon Butler with Cal’s 3rd homer of the inning and we’re TIED!

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No. 1 Oklahoma 12, No. 22 Baylor 3 (F/5)
No. 1 Oklahoma 7, No. 22 Baylor 4

The a few-time reigning champs certain lived up to the title on Saturday. The Sooners swept the Bears behind a plethora of household runs. In the to start with activity, Ella Parker smashed a grand slam to put the operate-rule in result. Jayda Coleman, Alyssa Brito and Riley Ludman all strike property runs.

Brito hit yet another in the 2nd leg of the doubleheader as properly. Alynah Torres continues to make it tough to continue to keep her out of the lineup with another homer as she is on fireplace at the plate. Tiare Jennings strike her 85th vocation house run to place her inside of the Major 10 all-time property operate hitter list.

No. 17 Arkansas 3, No. 18 Mississippi Point out

The Razorbacks’ offense has flowed by means of Bri Ellis and Kennedy Miller this year and that did not improve Saturday. Ellis strike a homer in the to start with inning and Miller had a RBI double in the third. Ellis and Miller then hit a one and double in the sixth, Raigan Kramer drove in an insurance policies run. Hannah Camenzind pitcher perfectly for four innings, but ran into hassle in the fifth as the Bulldogs set runners at next and 3rd with no outs. Morgan Leinstock arrived in and shut down the menace with no giving up a operate. She went the rest of the way to decide up the save.

No. 8 Washington 6, No. 14 UCLA 4

The Huskies acquired out to a different terrific commence, placing up 3 runs up in the very first powering Alana Johnson’s two-operate dwelling operate. Sydney Stewart’s single in the fourth extended the guide to 5. The Bruins would not go away despite becoming down five in the seventh. Ruby Meylan went to attempt to close it but the strike zone acquired little. She walked four till she inevitably got the closing out to protected Washington’s to start with collection get around UCLA because 2016.

No. 8 Tennessee 2, No. 25 South Carolina 1 (F/10)

Unlike the 1st game of the sequence in Columbia, Missouri this weekend, runs had been at a quality in Columbia, South Carolina. The Gamecocks struck for one in the first and the Girl Vols evened the rating in the 3rd. Then there was no offense for 6 innings. Taylor Pannell singled to open the 10th, and moved over to 3rd by way of a wild pitch and a bunt ahead of Camryn Sarvis’ sacrifice fly introduced her in immediately after review showed Pannell was protected just before a Riley Blampied toss got in. Karlyn Pickens struck out nine in nine innings ahead of Payton Gottshall completed the win in the 10th.

Louisville 2, No. 3 Duke 1 (F/8)

There was no pretty much upset on Saturday. Katie Thatcher experienced the most important moment of her younger career. The freshman lifted a stroll-off household run in the eighth inning off Lillie Walker to even the series.

.@KatieThatcher05 WALKS IT OFF

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No. 5 Stanford 2, Utah 1

The Utes ended up on the completely wrong side of the wander-off homer. Even with getting yet another early direct, Utah unsuccessful to acquire benefit. River Mahler tied the activity in the fourth. That set the stage for Taryn Kern to seal the sequence gain with her own stroll-off blast.

Louisiana Tech 5, Western Kentucky 3
Western Kentucky 6, Louisiana Tech 5

The two groups split a doubleheader of the Meeting Usa sequence that will have a vital rubber match on Sunday. Louisiana Tech utilised a big fourth inning to provide sufficient operate assist for Allie Floyd. Meanwhile, in the 2nd activity, Western Kentucky experienced a five-operate second inning. However, an insurance plan operate in the seventh proved to be useful. The Bulldogs scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh and had two runners on right before the Hilltoppers rolled a game-ending double perform.

No. 11 Florida 9, Kentucky 1 (F/6)

The Gators have set together 1 of the most extraordinary weekends with again-to-back run-rule wins in opposition to Kentucky. Ava Brown tossed a a person-hitter in her 6 innings of get the job done. 6 players drove in runs for the Gators which include Reagan Walsh, who had four RBIs.

CC Wong, Wichita State

Wong hit 3 household operates like a grand slam to end the day with 6 RBIs in a 12- win above UTSA.

We have no words.

CC Wong just strike her house run of the sport!

Solo
Solo
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Olivia Lackie, South Alabama

South Alabama picked up a doubleheader over ULM but the to start with match wasn’t simple. Lackie experienced to toss a no-hitter when her offense only supplied a person run and two hits.

Jaysoni Beachum, Florida State

The freshman went 4-for-4 with a household operate and 4 RBIs in FSU’s 13-4 win above Pitt.

Milestone Moments

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