Gourley struck out 10 while throwing a two-hitter, helping the top-seeded Gators beat Washington 5-2 on Sunday in the semifinals of the Women's College World Series. The first game sees UCLA taking on Texas A&M at noon, after the Bruins were upset by No. 13 LSU and the Aggies dropped a game to top-ranked Florida. A win would have the Aggies in another must-win game later that evening at 6 p.m.
Danica Mercado's two-run homer in the top of the fifth put the Ducks (54-8) up 2-0. UCLA won a pair of one-run games against MS in the Super Regional that preceded the WCWS, including an 11-inning game in which Rachel Garcia threw 232 pitches.
Barnhill (26-3), USA Softball's Player of the Year, helped put the Gators (57-8) within a victory Sunday of a spot in the championship series. This is the first time these two teams have faced each other this season. "We just came out on fire".
OR kept its hot hitting going on Saturday night, as it wasted no time getting on the board with a two-run home run from Gwen Svekis in the first inning.
Florida added a run in the sixth inning on a solo home run by Janell Wheaton off Allie Walljasper that made it 3-0.
The loss ends a season in which UW won 50 games for the first time since 2010.
The Aggies enters the Women's College World Series with a 47-11 record and are making their first appearance in OKC since 2008. We want to attack the pitches she gives us.
Taylor's 9th-inning slam leads Dodgers over Brewers 10-8 Kershaw was dominant, retiring 20 in a row until Domingo Santana hit a two-out solo home run to provide the first run of the game. Garza has now struggled in two straight starts and it seems likely that his ERA will continue to rise.
"I know from when I was pitching I was leaving balls over the plate when I shouldn't have been, and with two strikes I was adjusting to the umpire's strike zone, and so I was leaving balls over the plate", reliever Samantha Show said. We were all really confident before the game. "When you end your season in Oklahoma City, win or lose, it's an accomplishment in itself".
And Florida's younger players have grown up fast after their crushing super-regional loss to Georgia previous year. The Huskies will now face Florida on Sunday, while OR will take on Oklahoma with two spots in the best-of-three championship series on the line. The two runs UF gave up were unearned and came following a two-out error in the bottom of the seventh.
The Sooners bring a great deal of momentum into the matchup, playing behind junior Paige Parker, the first pitcher in NCAA history to win her first 8 WCWS starts.
But in this situation, I think it's good for us to be able to take a step back, sort of calm ourselves down, and look at our game and understand: You know what?
Oklahoma has won three of four this season against the Bears.
UCLA ended its four-year WCWS losing streak with its victory over Texas A&M.
Police also responded to an incident in Vauxhall in south London but later said it was not connected to the first two. British police responding to "serious incident" after van hits pedestrians on central bridge in heart of the city .
Curry became the fifth player in National Basketball Association history with 300 career playoff 3s after coming in with 295. He's in better health now, even while wearing a sleeve over his elbow to protect some swelling.
Venus Williams has reached the French Open's fourth round by beating an opponent who is 15 years younger than she is. Nadal finished his match with a tally of 33 winners and only 13 unforced errors . "I think I played a good match .
NASA Television and the agency's website will provide live coverage of the rendezvous and capture beginning at 8:30 a.m. The mission, dubbed CRS-11, will carry almost 6,000 pounds of supplies and payloads, according to SpaceX .
Serving as co-main event for UFC 212 is the women's strawweight battle of Claudia Gadelha (#1) and Karolina Kowalkiewicz (#2). The fifth episode of the Embedded series for UFC 212 has gone up, and it features footage from the card's open workouts.
She took time to visit the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital , where some of the dozens of injured are being treated. She has a big smile anyway but it got even bigger, Ariana gave her a hug and a kiss, she was in awe.
The committee was due to interview 10 witnesses this month, but its senior Democrat objected the move, sources told Politico . Schiff said that in both Sessions' and Nunes' cases, "commitments to recuse themselves have not been fully honored".
She may be the US Open champion but the crown of being the world's best player is not sitting well with her. Kvitova , 27, bested American Julia Boserup , 6-3, 6-2, to advance to the second round of Roland Garros .
The parity could continue Sunday when the season's only two-race event runs its second half at 3:30 p.m. Dixon, the Indianapolis 500 pole victor , didn't miss a beat despite a small fracture in his foot.
The last woman representing France to win the country's Grand Slam tournament was Mary Pierce in 2000. The fourth-seeded Muguruza was pushed in the first set but proved too strong to win in straight sets.
Chandrasekhar Rao for perpetrating "family rule" and for failing to fulfil the dreams and aspirations of the people of Telangana. On opposition parties' allegation that the BJP regime at the Centre was running the Tamil Nadu government, he said "yes".
Things did not go according to plan for Dufner from the outset following four consecutive bogeys, starting at the second hole. The former US PGA champion, seeking a fifth PGA Tour title, sits alongside Bubba Watson (68) and Justin Thomas (69).
Computex 2017: All the big launches from Day 3
Adding to its Oculus-ready ROG gaming desktops and VR-ready Vivo PC X is a mixed reality headset with a futuristic design. Sensors are equipped with the device to provide inside-out tracking and get rid of the necessity for external equipment.
Phil Mickelson to skip US Open
Open appearance, Lefty acknowledged it's the one title he wants more than anything else, per Cameron Morfit of Golf.com. Mickelson told reporters he is waiting to officially withdraw in case a weather delay makes it possible to attend both.
Libya remains exempted from OPEC oil cuts deal
Rather than restrain output, US producers are expected to increase output by more than 1 million barrels of oil per day next year. Goldman Sachs warned the biggest risk to oil markets was what would happen next year, at the end of the OPEC-led production cut.
Volquez throws no-hitter, Marlins top Diamondbacks 3-0
Since 2014, he's had five separate months when he's pitched at least 10 innings and had an ERA under two out of the bullpen. Volquez and Ventura were teammates with the Kansas City Royals , helping the team capture the 2015 World Series title.