April 30, 2014
|Fri., May 2||#8 Tennessee 11, Ole Miss 6||6 p.m. ET||WNML 990 AM | Recap | Box Score|
|Sat., May 3||#8 Tennessee 5, Oles Miss 3||2 p.m. ET||ESPN3 | WNML 990 AM | Recap | Box Score|
|Sun., May 4||#8 Tennessee vs. Ole Miss||1 p.m. ET||FSN/SportSouth/ESPN3 | WNML 990 AM | ESPN3 | Live Stats|
***SENIOR DAY IS MAY 3***
NO. 8 TENNESSEE
- USA TODAY/NFCA Top 25 Poll (4/29): 8
- ESPN.com/USA Softball Top 25 (4/29): 9
- No. 8 Tennessee concludes its 2014 regular season schedule with a three game home series against Ole Miss from May 2-4. Tennessee will celebrate Senior Day and honor seniors Melissa Davin, Ellen Renfroe and Madison Shipman on May 3 before Game 2.
- The 2014 senior class of Melissa Davin, Ellen Renfroe and Madison Shipman is 192-47 entering this weekend's games. The trio's .803 winning percentage ranks third all-time among Tennessee softball four-year senior classes.
- Friday's game will feature free live video via UTSports.com with Brian Rice on the call. Saturday's game will feature a free live internet broadcast via ESPN3 with Evan Ellis as the play-by-play announcer and Shelby Burchell King providing analysis. Sunday's game will be televised on FOX Sports/SportSouth with Dave Baker on the call and Cheri Kempf providing analysis.
- For Sunday's game, the ESPN3 link will be blacked out in areas that have Fox SportSouth. The Saturday ESPN3 link should work everywhere.
- All three games this weekend will also feature a live radio broadcast on WNML 990 AM with Brian Rice on the call.
- Tennessee is coming off series win at then-No. 9 Kentucky last weekend. UT took the first and third games of the series to improve to 9-2 on the season against ranked teams.
- UT enters this week tied for second in the SEC regular-season standings. Alabama has a three-game lead, but if Tennessee sweeps Ole Miss and Missouri sweeps Alabama, then Tennessee, Alabama and Missouri would share the 2014 SEC regular season title.
- Tennessee is 39-7 all-time against Ole Miss and 18-1 against the Rebels in games played in Knoxville. UT has won its last 11 games against Ole Miss, including a three-game sweep last season in Oxford, Miss.
- The 2014 seniors are 9-0 against Ole Miss in their careers. Davin owns a .542 batting average (13-for-24) with three homers, three doubles, 14 RBIs and eight runs against Ole Miss. Ellen Renfroe is 4-0 with a 1.81 ERA and 37 strikeouts over seven appearances and 27.0 innings pitched against the Rebels.
- Ole Miss has lost six-straight games and the Rebels are coming off three losses at LSU. Ole Miss has been run-ruled in five of its last eight games.
Sherri Parker Lee Stadium
In Knoxville: UT, 18-1
Most Recent Games:
4/19/13 UT W, 12-4 (5)
4/20/13 UT W, 15-5 (6)
4/21/13 UT W, 9-1 (5)
LP - Madi Osias 2-3
LP - Carly Hummel (10-14)
Cheyanne Tarango hit a two-run homer and Ellen Renfroe tossed a complete game to help the Lady Vols to a 5-3 win on Senior Day.
|Alabama||18 - 5||.782||43 - 10||.811||23-3||12-6||8-1||W1|
|Tennessee||15 - 7||.681||40 - 9||.816||17-3||11-5||12-1||W2|
|Missouri||15 - 8||.652||41 - 14||.745||18-4||10-7||13-3||L1|
|Florida||13 - 9||.590||43 - 10||.811||19-6||9-4||15-0||W1|
|Georgia||13 - 9||.590||40 - 12||.769||31-4||6-7||3-1||W1|
|Kentucky||13 - 9||.590||41 - 12||.773||17-7||15-3||9-2||L1|
|LSU||12 - 10||.545||33 - 20||.622||18-10||11-9||4-1||W6|
|Auburn||11 - 11||.500||38 - 14||.726||28-7||5-6-1||5-1||W6|
|Mississippi St.||9 - 13||.409||37 - 17||.685||20-7||9-9||8-1||L1|
|South Carolina||9 - 13||.409||33 - 19||.634||25-7||6-9||2-3||L2|
|Texas A&M||9 - 15||.375||33 - 21||.611||17-10||11-9||5-2||L1|
|Arkansas||5 - 17||.227||27 - 26||.509||15-12||6-11||6-3||L4|
|Ole Miss||3 - 19||.136||22 - 29||.431||12-10||5-15||5-4||L7|