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SEC Softball In The NCAA Tournament: Tide In CWS, Lady Vols, Gators, and Cats Still Alive

Tennessee evened the series at 1-1 with a 4-0 over the Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday afternoon, while the Florida Gators took a 1-0 series lead over Washington, and the Kentucky Lady Wildcats dropped the first game of their three game series to the UCLA Bruins in SEC Softball action in The NCAA Tournament.  The Alabama Lady Tide already clinched a spot in the College World Series, while the Georgia Lady Bulldogs dropped game 2 to Baylor and were eliminated from contention.

Regardless of how the season pans out for the Tennessee Lady Vols, senior Melissa Davin has already established herself as a winner in life, as evidenced by the time she spends with little Averi Ramsey.

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(H/T: SEC Digital Network and UTSports.com)

Tennessee Lady Vols Advance to Super Regional

Sophomore Lexi Overstreet hit a two-run homer and senior Ellen Renfroe struck out 10 over seven shutout frames to power No. 10 seed Tennessee to a 2-0 victory over Lipscomb in Game 6 of the Knoxville Regional to advances the NCAA Super Regionals for the seventh time in program history.  Tennessee will make its seventh trip to NCAA Super Regionals.

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The Lady Vols have advanced to the Women’s College World Series in each of their previous six trips to Super Regionals. This year’s trip to Norman marks UT’s third road Super Regional after winning the 2005 Palo Alto Super Regional and the 2010 Ann Arbor Super Regional, going 2-0 in both. Tennessee’s all-time record in Super Regionals is 12-3.  

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Lady Vols to Play David Lipscomb in Regional Final

The Tennessee Lady Volunteers softball team is one step from participating in the Super Regionals once again, where they have never lost a series. Setting a Tennessee record for most home runs in a single game, the No. 10 national seed Lady Vols crushed six home runs to defeat Virginia Tech, 12-0 (5), on Saturday afternoon in Game 4 of the Knoxville Regional. All that stands in their way now are the Lady Bisons from David Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. The Lady Vols will face them on Sunday afternoon. If Lipscomb were to win, then the Lady Vols and Lady Bisons would face off one more time to determine which team advances to the Super-Regional round.

 

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Round of Sixty Four: Lady Vols Rip Northwestern State

The  #1 seeded Tennessee Lady Vols took control and dominated the second half on the way to a 70-46 victory over 16-seed Northwestern State of Louisiana on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena on Saturday.

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They will take on the winner of the #8 St. Johns/#9 USC game, which will played later on Saturday. The winners will meet on Monday night at 9 p.m. The game will air on ESPN2.

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Basketball Fever Alive and Well On Rocky Top

As March Madness starts to kick into full swing, some noise is being made by both the men’s and women’s squads representing Vol Nation in hoops. The Lady Vols are going to the Big Dance with the SEC Tournament Title already tucked in their attache case of accolades as they won a rather spirited grudge match with the Lady Wildcats of Kentucky by a score of 71-70 in Duluth, Georgia on Sunday.

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A day earlier at Thompson Bowling Arena, the Vols were on fire Saturday as they blasted the Missouri Tigers by a score of 72-45.

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There is speculation among analysts that Saturday’s big win may have resulted in the Vols being the fourth SEC team to receive an invitation to participate in the March Madness Dance during Selection Sunday, on March 16th.

(H/T: Brad Evans/ Yahoo Sports)