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On Monday, Tennessee softball legend Monica Abbott (2004-07) carried her team to its third consecutive championship on Monday in the Japanese Pro League title game.
Abbott tossed 10 shutout innings of one-hit ball to lead Toyota to a 1-0 victory over Renesas Takasaki. UT's four-time All-American, 2007 National Player of the year and Honda Award winner was named the MVP of the playoffs.
For more details on Abbott's heroics, check out:
ChicagoBandits.com: Abbott, Team Toyota win 3rd Consecutive Japanese Pro League Title
MonicaAbbott.net: Japan Championship 2012
Also, the Tennessee softball team will be working with Angels of Hope on Sunday, Nov. 11, at the UT Medical Center from 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. The Lady Vols will help prepare stations and pack holiday food baskets for cancer patients. The event starts at 3 p.m.
On Halloween, Oct. 31, we wish Happy Birthday to sophomore softball player Haley Fagan.
Riley Blevins of the Knoxville News Sentinel write about what motivates Davin and how she is ready to make a big leap forward in the 2013 season.
Knoxville News Sentinel: Melissa Davin more than a one-hit wonder for Lady Vols softball
News Sentinel: Lindsay Schutzler returns to UT softball with visions of national title
On Aug. 18, we wish Happy Birthday to rising junior softball player Tory Lewis.