Softball Headed To Fullerton, Calif., For NCAA Regionals
May 13, 2003
NCAA REGIONALS - FULLERTON, CALIFORNIA
Oregon (32-17 overall, 10-11 Pacific-10 conference) is the No. 3 seed at the Fullerton, Calif., regional site. The Ducks square off against Penn State (30-21, 9-9 Big Ten) Thursday, May 15 at 2 p.m.
A SEASON TO REMEMBER
Oregon capped an amazing season with a 9-1 victory over defending national champion California and a 7-0 win over Stanford to finish tied for third in the Pac-10. It is Oregon's highest finish since placing third in the six-team conference in 1990. The Ducks have never finished higher than fourth since the Pac-10 expanded to eight teams in 1995. Oregon returns to postseason play for the first time since 2000.
The team will be staying at the Chase Suites (714-579-7400) in Fullerton, Calif.
Thursday, May 15
Game 1 - No. 4 seed Louisiana-Lafayette vs. No. 5 seed San Diego St. - 9 a.m.Game 2 - No. 1 seed Fullerton vs. No. 8 seed Rider - 11:30 a.m.Game 3 - No. 3 seed Oregon vs. No. 6 seed Penn St. - 2 p.m.Game 4 - No. 2 seed Oklahoma St. vs. No. 7 seed Boston U - 4:30 p.m.Game 5 - Loser of game one vs. loser of game two - 7 p.m.
Friday, May 16Game 6 - Game three loser vs. Game four loser - 9 a.m.Game 7 - Game one winner vs. Game two winner - 11:30 a.m.Game 8 - Game three winner vs. Game four winner - 2 p.m.Game 9 - Game five winner vs. Game eight winner - 4:30 p.m.Game 10 - Game six winner vs. Game seven loser - 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 17
Game 11 - Game nine winner vs. Game ten winner - 11 a.m.Game 12- Game seven winner vs. Game eight winner - 1:30 p.m.Game 13 - Game eleven winner vs. Game twelve loser - 4 p.m.
Sunday, May 18
Game 14 - Game twelve winner vs. Game thirteen winner - 1:00 p.m.Game 15 - Game fourteen winner vs. Game fourteen loser - 3:30 p.m.**IF NECESSARY
RECAPPING LAST WEEK
Oregon was 2-1 last weekend with a win over California and Stanford. The Ducks dropped the second game of a doubleheader to the Cardinal. Junior pitcher Anissa Meashintubby picked up her second career conference win vs. California while the Ducks had 11 hits in the game, including a home run by Andrea Vidlund and Lynsey Haij. In the Ducks' 7-0 win over Stanford, four Oregon players had a home run.
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