The Wildcats finished the regular season at 40-14, with a 13-11 record in Pac-12 play. The Crimson Tide is 87-39 (.690) all-time in NCAA regional play and has won every regional round since 2005, the longest active streak in Division-I softball.
SC (45-14) is the softball tournament's No. 9 seed, is ranked No. 12 in the most recent USA Today-National Fastpitch Coaches Association poll and reached the final of the SEC tournament before falling 3-1 to fourth-ranked Florida. The Seminoles will face off against the Jacksonville State Gamecocks on Friday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. EST. The victor of the double-elimination regional advances to the super regionals (best two of three) with that victor advancing to the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Those final spots were given to Notre Dame, Houston, South Florida and Wisconsin.
The Irish are 5-8 in the past 13 games, while the Wolverines have lost four of their past eight games and fell 7-0 to Michigan State in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals. MI has reached the NCAA tournament in each of the past 24 seasons, advancing past the regional round on 18 occasions while winning the 2005 NCAA Championship.
Dominant Hamilton wins in Spain, Vettel fourth
For the British driver and Mercedes this was the controlled and perfectly orchestrated race they have craved all season. Daniel Ricciardo was fifth, ahead of Kevin Magnussen , Carlos Sainz, Fernando Alonso, Sergio Perez and Charles Leclerc.
Notre Dame is in the tourney for the 20th straight year and 23rd time in the last 25 years.
MI and Notre Dame squared off twice this season. NCAA Tournament play at Rhoads Stadium begins Friday, May 18. This year marks the third straight NCAA Tournament appearance for the Cowgirls, a feat that has occurred only once in the program's history. Notre Dame owns a 19-9 series edge against UIC, which has included five prior matchups in NCAA tournament play. The Lady Panthers opened the day with a 4-3 win in the semifinals over archrival and 2017 SWAC Champion Texas Southern to eliminate TSU and advance to the championship round. Pioneers senior David Stover was named the 2018 ODAC Pitcher of the Year after going 10-2 with a save, a 2.23 ERA and 49 strikeouts in 72 innings pitched during the regular season. Carsyn Gordon was selected to the Second Team.
Republicans who had long anxious about the ex-con coal baron's upstart campaign had dodged what they saw as a significant bullet. Blankenship ran a freakish campaign for months and that continued into primary day. "Happy with how the campaign has gone".
Android has developed to the point where you don't need to obsessively close your apps to keep your phone running smoothly. The other product that's getting a touch of AI and ML is Google News , which has been completely redesigned from scratch.
Thiem has split his last eight final appearances overall and is 7-4 in final appearances on clay court. I mentioned yesterday that Zverev's level this week has been stunning, and of a world-class level .
Ujiri said there was no single thing that Casey had done wrong, but, "I think it was time to, time for this to happen". Sure he was trying to offer a compliment to Casey, but optics of "I think of it as a celebration" just isn't great.
After the explosions, the East Java Police instructed all churches in Surabaya to close down pending the police's investigation. As of 10.30 a.m., police reported that at least nine people had been killed, while at least 40 had been injured in the attacks.
It is not the same injury". "A week was exactly what we needed, we had a few players with some problems and had time to recover". One of the final issues yet to be sorted in the top-flight is the fourth and final Champions League spot.
Ken Gadd, a first-time visitor from Dayton, Ohio, takes pictures of the entrance to Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii, Friday. President Donald Trump has declared the ongoing Kilauea volcanic eruption on Hawaii's Big Island a major disaster.
Olsson said that the academy was working to find new members and new forms for its work internally and externally. The prize has been postponed or cancelled only a handful of times , for instance during World War Two.
So the Mariners called on struggling set-up pitcher, right-handed Juan Nicasio for the bottom of the ninth inning. Then Goodrum singled past diving Ryon Healy down the first base line, allowing Jones to reach third with no outs.
Ivanka Trump arrives in Israel ahead of USA embassy move
Since March 30, the Palestinians have been organizing protests, demonstrations and rallies calling it "the Great March of Return". Furthermore the name change, despite President Trump's historic decision to move the US Embassy, comes under intense scrutiny.
Homeland chief berated, seen as close to quitting
While doing so, he got furious at Nielsen and blamed her for not introducing enough measures to stop border crossings. The Times reported two of them said Nielsen had drafted a resignation letter but had not submitted it.
China's aircraft carrier begins sea trials
By comparison, the Liaoning is thought to now carry around 30 warplanes, including fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters. The second Chinese aircraft carrier should therefore still carry 36 aircraft, including 24 J-15 fighters.
A few strong storms possible this evening
The National Weather Service said 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible in Madison before the rain ends on Mother's Day . The area of high pressure that's been our dominant weather feature through the week will start to break down a bit.
Bank of England to hold rates after data downturn
The announcement comes just weeks after observers seemed nearly unanimous in their predictions of a May rise in interest rates. Two members of the committee, Ian McCafferty and Michael Saunders, voted to increase rates to 0.75 per cent.
One hurt in USA school shooting
The man was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to Schrader. Officials did not say what kind of gun was used.
Oil touches 3½-year high after U.S. quits Iran deal
Zanganeh said Iran's crude production was about four million barrels per day (bpd), nearly four percent of global output. Beijing has opposed the USA move and many Chinese companies may continue to buy Iranian crude, analysts say.