This week in Pac-12 softball

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The Pac-12 holds strong with eight teams ranked in the USA Today/NFCA Poll. Teams scatter across seven different tournaments this weekend with five of those being held in California. STANFORD, ARIZONA STATE and WASHINGTON all host tournaments this weekend. CALIFORNIA and OREGON both head to the Bayer Cropscience Classic in Fresno, Calif. OREGON STATE travels to the Fresno State Invitational in Fresno, Calif. UCLA travels tot he Long Beach State Invitational in Lakewood, Calif.UTAH is attendin the Mayfair Classic at Long Beach, Calif.

 

Tuesday, March 5
Utah at Utah Valley 3 p.m. MT

Wednesday, March 6
No. 6 California vs. Pacific 2 p.m. PT
No. 11 UCLA at Cal State Northridge 2 p.m. PT

Wednesday, March 6
No. 18 Stanford vs. UC Davis 2 p.m. PT

Friday, March 8
No. 6 California vs. Iowa State* 9 a.m. PT
No. 23 Oregon State vs. San Diego State^ 11:15 a.m. PT
No. 18 Stanford vs. Minnesota& 12:15 p.m. PT
No. 9 Oregon vs. San Diego State* 1:30 p.m. PT
No. 3 Arizona State vs. UC Davis% 4 p.m. MT
No. 11 UCLA vs. Virginia Tech$ 4:30 p.m. PT
No. 18 Stanford vs. Florida Gulf Coast& 4:45 p.m. PT
No. 9 Oregon at Fresno State* 6 p.m. PT
No. 16 Arizona vs. Boise State 7 p.m. MT
No. 3 Arizona State vs. Pittsburgh% 7 p.m. MT
No. 11 UCLA vs. Long Beach State$ 7 p.m. PT
No. 19 Washington vs. Ohio# 7 p.m. PT

Saturday, March 9
No. 6 California at Fresno State* 8:15 a.m. PT
No. 9 Oregon vs. Iowa State* 9 a.m. PT
No. 23 Oregon State vs. Saint Mary's^ 9 a.m. PT
No. 23 Oregon State vs. Iowa State^ 11:15 a.m. PT
Utah vs. Idaho State@ 11:30 a.m. PT
No. 9 Oregon vs. St. Mary's* 1:30 p.m. PT
No. 11 UCLA vs. South Alabama$ 2 p.m. PT
Utah vs. Cal State Fullerton@ 2 p.m. PT
No. 18 Stanford vs. Minnesota& 2:30 p.m. PT
No. 6 California vs. San Diego State* 3:45 p.m. PT
No. 3 Arizona State vs. Pittsburgh% 4:30 p.m. MT
No. 18 Stanford vs. Florida Gulf Coast& 4:45 p.m. PT
No. 16 Arizona vs. Boise State 5 p.m. MT
No. 19 Washington vs. Bradley# 5:30 p.m. PT
Arizona vs. Boise State 6 p.m. MT
No. 3 Arizona State vs. New Mexico State% 7 p.m. MT
No. 19 Washington vs. New Mexico# 7 p.m. PT

Sunday, March 10
No. 11 UCLA vs UNLV$ 9 a.m. PT
Utah vs. South Alabama@ 11:15 a.m. PT
No. 6 California vs. Saint Mary's* 11:30 a.m. PT
No. 23 Oregon State vs. Fresno State^ 11:30 a.m. PT
No. 18 Stanford vs. Pacific& 12:15 p.m. PT
No. 19 Washington vs. Yale# 12:30 p.m. PT
No. 11 UCLA vs. Charleston Southern$ 1:30 p.m. PT
Utah vs. Bethune Cookman@ 1:30 p.m. PT
No. 3 Arizona State vs. Notre Dame% 2 p.m. PT
No. 19 Washington vs. Seattle University# 3 p.m. PT

Tuesday, March 12
No. 11 UCLA vs. North Dakota State t3 p.m. PT

All game times local to site and subject to change.
* Bayer Cropscience Classic, Fresno, Calif.
^ Fresno State Invitational, Fresno, Calif.
& Stanford Louisville Slugger Classic, Stanford, Calif.
% Diamond Devil Invitational, Tempe, Ariz.
$ Long Beach State Invitational, Lakewood, Calif.
# Husky Softball Classic, Seattle, Wash.
@ Mayfair Classic, Long Beach, Calif.

Rankings from USA Today/NFCA

Batting leaders
Batting avg
1. Takeda, Janie, ORE .471
  Ceo, Courtney, ORE .471
3. Peterson, Alexa, ORE .447
4. Hampton, Natalie, OSU .446
5. Caporuscio,Elizabe, ASU .441

Slugging Pct
1. Bates, B.B., UCLA 1.048
2. Hampton, Natalie, OSU .985
3. Coyle, Cheyenne, ASU .911
4. LaRosa, Stephany, UCLA .869
5. Peterson, Alexa, ORE .809

Runs scored
1. Coyle, Cheyenne, ASU 28
2. Ceo, Courtney, ORE 26
3. Howard, Kaylan, ORE 24
4. Goulder, Gracie, UCLA 23
5. Johnson, Alix, ASU 22

Hits
1. Ceo, Courtney, ORE 32
  Takeda, Janie, ORE 32
3. Hampton, Natalie, OSU 29
4. Hayward, Victoria, WASH 27
5. LaRosa, Stephany, UCLA. 26
  Caporuscio,Elizabe, ASU 26

Runs batted in
1. Bates, B.B., UCLA 35
2. Hampton, Natalie, OSU 31
3. Cuico, Kailee, ORE 26
  Coyle, Cheyenne, ASU 26
5. Inglesby, Kaitlin, WASH 25

pitching leaders
Earned run avg
1. McDuffee, Paige, UCLA 0.42
2. Popescue, Mackenzi, ASU 0.83
3. Hawkins, Cheridan, ORE 1.15
4. Henderson, Jolene, CAL 1.21
5. Inglesby, Kaitlin, WASH 1.26

Opposing bat avg
1. Hawkins, Cheridan, ORE .082
2. Escobedo, Dallas, ASU .153
3. McDuffee, Paige, UCLA .155
4. Stevens, Kelsey, STAN .155
5. Inglesby, Kaitlin, WASH .164

Innings pitched
1. Henderson, Jolene, CAL 92.1
2. Demore, Marina, OSU 80.0
3. Escobedo, Dallas, ASU 77.1
4. Walker, Bryana, WASH 68.2
5. Carda, Ally, UCLA 67.2

Batters struck out
1. Escobedo, Dallas, ASU 120
2. Henderson, Jolene, CAL 97
3. Walker, Bryana, WASH 89
4. Carda, Ally, UCLA 82
5. Stevens, Kelsey, STAN 80

Wins
1. Demore, Marina, OSU 12
2. Carda, Ally, UCLA 11
  Escobedo, Dallas, ASU 11
  Henderson, Jolene, CAL 11
5. Moore, Jessica, ORE 10

Fielding pct
1. Ashby, Erin, STAN 1.000
  Freeman, Amber, ASU 1.000
  Tiumalu, Alyssa, UCLA 1.000
  Kutz, Ally, OSU 1.000
  Peterson, Alexa, ORE 1.000
  Goulder, Gracie, UCLA 1.000
  Rodriguez, Kelsey, ARIZ 1.000
  Ziegenhirt, Lindse, CAL. 1.000
  Aubrecht, Lucy, ASU 1.000
  Henderson, Jolene, CAL 1.000

Chances
1. Ashby, Erin, STAN 149
2. Cuico, Kailee, ORE 147
3. Wright, Shawna, WASH 142
   Elliott, Katelyn, UTAH 142
   Hampton, Natalie, OSU 142

Putouts
1. Cuico, Kailee, ORE 141
2. Ashby, Erin, STAN 140
3. Hampton, Natalie, OSU 138
4. Elliott, Katelyn, UTAH 135
5. Wright, Shawna, WASH 133

Assists
1. Hoopiiaina, Kelsi, UTAH 58
2. Santana, Elizabeth, OSU 52
3. Young, Lauren, ARIZ 46
4. Winter, Hanna, STAN 41
5. Beltran, Desiree, OSU 39

Fielding double plays
1. Elliott, Katelyn, UTAH 13
2. Coyle, Cheyenne, ASU 8
3. Hoopiiaina, Kelsi, UTAH 7
4. Sweet, Jackie, UTAH 6
  Parlich, Sam, ASU 6

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