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Tennessee Tech2021229120
Tennessee State000000021
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: LIBERATORE (5-6) 6.0200111
Loss: POWELL (4-9) 3.044432
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
CRUSE (TTU) 333310
RICHARDS (TTU) 303200
AKERS (TSU) 301000
SNELL (TSU) 201000
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Tennessee Tech0141001791
Tennessee State3001000483
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: THOMAS (5-8) 7.084410
Loss: WOODARD (2-7) 7.097732
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
BIVENS (TTU) 412000
LaSALA (TTU) 312000
COX (TSU) 302000
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Jacksonville State20013107120
Tennessee State0000000051
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Whitney Gillespie (14-3) 7.050027
Loss: POWELL (4-10) 5.1117543
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Stephanie Lewis (JSU) 413200
CRAFTON (TSU) 401000
AKERS (TSU) 301000
GLEASON (TSU) 301000
O'KANE (TSU) 301000
WOODARD (TSU) 201010
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Jacksonville State017008101
Tennessee State00000002
PitchingIPHRERBBSO
Win: Taylor West (12-4) 5.0000012
Loss: WOODARD (2-8) 5.0108511
BattingABRHRBIBBHR
Stephanie Lewis (JSU) 312000
Whitney Gillespie (JSU) 312401
Leila Chambers (JSU) 312100
CRAFTON (TSU) 200000
WARE (TSU) 200000
GLEASON (TSU) 200000
O'KANE (TSU) 200000
SNELL (TSU) 200000
WOODARD (TSU) 200000
HUPPEE (TSU) 200000
ENNIS (TSU) 100000
COX (TSU) 100000
CLARK (TSU) 000000
Tiger Softball Hosts Tennessee Tech, Jacksonville State
Friday, April 7, 2017
Tiger Softball Hosts Tennessee Tech, Jacksonville State

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Game 31-32:
 Tennessee Tech
Date: Saturday, Apr. 8, 2017
Location: Nashville, Tenn.
Venue: Tiger Field
Live Stats: StatBroadcast
Video: OVCDN (Tentative)

Game 33-34: Jacksonville State
Date: Sunday, Apr. 9, 2017
Location: Nashville, Tenn.
Venue: Tiger Field
Live Stats: StatBroadcast
Video: OVCDN (Tentative)

2017 Tigers: The Tigers split a series with Morehead State after dropping a midweek non-conference contest against Chattanooga. Lauren Woodard earned the win against MSU as she needed just 47 pitches, 39 for strikes, to dispose of the Eagles in game two, as the Tigers picked up a five inning, 10-2, victory. The Tigers have swiped 56 bases as a team this season which is the third best in program history. The 2017 squad is three stolen bases behind the 2009 Tigers and 19 behind the top spot, set by the 2000 team.


Top Statistical Tigers:
Avg.: Selena Crafton - .359
Runs: Selena Crafton - 16
Hits: Selena Crafton - 33
Doubles: Sarah Snell - 6
Triples: Danica Gleason - 2
Home Runs: Megan Huppee, Whitney Ennis, Danica Gleason, Kim Trice, Erica O'Kane - 1
RBI: Danica Gleason - 16
Stolen Bases: Selena Crafton - 15
ERA: Lauren Woodard - 3.54
Wins: Lauren Powell - 4
Innings Pitched: Lauren Powell - 61.2
Strikeouts: Lauren Powell - 49

Tennessee Tech (10-21, 3-3)
2016 Record: 23-33, 14-13

The Golden Eagles enter the weekend with the lowest batting average in the Ohio Valley Conference at .218. Despite the average, TTU leads the conference with 36 home runs as a team. Aalia Bivens tops TTU batting .311 (19-for-61) with 12 runs, four doubles, 10 RBI and shares the team lead with six home runs along with Hallie Davis. Davis is hitting at a .247 clip and adds five doubles, while leading the team with 17 runs scored and 15 RBI. Alyssa Richards shares the lead with Davis as she has driven in 15 runs while batting .239 with six doubles and five dingers. In the circle, Danielle Liberatore is 4-7 with a 4.01 ERA and has struck out 104 batters in 82.0 innings. Leigh Thomas is the second part of the Eagles one-two punch with a 4-10 record and a 4.24 ERA. Thomas has 45 punch outs in 79.1 innings of work.

Jacksonville State (26-9, 5-1)
2016 Record: 43-17, 26-0

Whitney Gillespie and Taylor West have combined to pitch over 80 percent of the innings for JSU. Gillespie leads the staff, working 121.1 innings and has posted a 12-3 record with a save and a 1.27 ERA. Gillespie has fanned 109 batters while holding opponents to a .186 batting average. West provides support for the Gamecocks in the circle with a stingy 2.24 ERA and a .221 average against. West has struck out 88 batters in 84.1 innings and is 10-4 with a save. At the plate, JSU is batting .310 as a team with 52 doubles and 31 home runs. Anna Chisolm leads a group of seven batters who are all hitting above .300. Chisolm currently leads the Gamecocks in hits (45), runs scored (38), doubles (8), home runs (8), runs batted in (31), walks (16) and stolen bases (13). Jamie McGuire and Hayley Sims follow Chisolm at .364 in 99 and 66 at bats, respectively. McGuire is second on the team in doubles (7), home runs (7) and RBI (25).


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