March 12, 2014
|Fri., March 14||#2 Tennessee 9, Arkansas 2||7 p.m. ET||WNML 990 AM Recap | Stats|
|Sat., March 15||#2 Tennessee at Arkansas||12:30 p.m. CT/1:30 p.m. ET||Live Audio | Live Video | Live Stats|
|Sat., March 15||#2 Tennessee at Arkansas||3:00 p.m.CT/4 p.m. ET||Live Audio | Live Video | Live Stats|
NO. 2 TENNESSEE
- ESPN.com/USA Softball Top 25 (3/11): 2 (2 first-place votes)
- USA TODAY/NFCA Top 25 Poll (3/11): 4
- All three of this weekend's games will feature a live radio broadcast with Brian Rice on the call on WNML 990 AM and UTSports.com. ArkansasRazorbacks.com will host a live video stream for each game and a monthly pass to view the games is $12.95. UTSports.com will also feature an interactive live blog. ArkansasRazorbacks.com will host live stats.
- Tennessee is 32-12 all-time against Arkansas. The Razorbacks took a 2-1 win in the teams' sole meeting in 2013 as inclement weather canceled two games of the series. The Lady Vols went 2-1 in their last trip to Fayetteville and are 8-2 in their last 10 games against Arkansas.
- The Lady Vols are 11-6 all-time SEC openers and won their conference openers the last two seasons and four of the last five. UT's last loss in an SEC opener was a 9-6 setback at Kentucky on March 11, 2011.
- Tennessee is coming off a 15-0 (5) home win over Western Carolina on March 11. UT's 15 runs in the win were a season high and the most runs the Lady Vols had put on the scoreboard since scoring 15 in a 15-5 (6) win at Ole Miss on April 20, 2013. The 15-run margin of victory was Tennessee's largest since winning by 18 in a 19-1 (5) triumph over Tennessee State on April 2, 2013. The Lady Vols tallied 14 hits in the win, its most since knocking 15 hits in a 14-3 romp against Oakland on Feb. 9.
- Lexi Overstreet hit a two-run homer and Annie Aldrete blasted her first career grand slam and UT's first grand slam of 2014 in the win vs. Western Carolina.
- Tennessee is batting .322 as a team. Madison Shipman leads the team with a .411 batting average (30-for-73) and seven home runs. Annie Aldrete is batting .397 and has a team-high 21 RBIs to go with seven doubles, two triples and three home runs.
- The UT pitching staff has combined for a 1.20 ERA and opponents are batting just .174 against the Lady Vols. Ellen Renfroe is 13-0 with a 0.49 ERA and 113 strikeouts over 86.1 innings of work. She has held opposing hitters to a .155 batting average.
In Fayetteville: UT, 12-9
Most Recent Games:
3/16/12 UT W, 8-0 (5)
3/17/12 ARK W, 4-1
3/18/12 UT W, 2-0
4/26/13 ARK W, 2-1
LP - Grace Moll (8-3)
|Alabama||4 - 0||1.000||22 - 4||.846||12-2||3-2||7-0||W5|
|Georgia||1 - 0||1.000||23 - 2||.920||20-1||0-0||3-1||W8|
|Tennessee||1 - 0||1.000||23 - 2||.920||7-1||5-0||11-1||W4|
|Florida||3 - 1||.750||27 - 1||.964||10-1||2-0||15-0||W5|
|Texas A&M||3 - 1||.750||21 - 5||.807||9-3||7-0||5-2||W4|
|Auburn||2 - 1||.667||22 - 4||.833||18-3||0-0-1||4-1||W5|
|Kentucky||2 - 2||.500||19 - 4||.826||3-0||7-2||9-2||L1|
|Missouri||2 - 2||.500||16 - 5||.761||1-0||3-3||12-2||W2|
|LSU||1 - 3||.250||17 - 9||.653||11-6||2-2||4-1||L3|
|Ole Miss||1 - 3||.250||16 - 11||.592||7-1||4-6||5-4||L1|
|Mississippi St.||1 - 3||.250||21 - 6||.778||10-4||3-1||8-1||L1|
|Arkansas||0 - 1||.000||19 - 7||.730||12-3||2-1||5-3||L2|
|South Carolina||0 - 4||.000||15 - 8||.652||10-2||3-3||2-3||L1|