Penn State vs Alabama (May 19, 2000) Penn State vs Alabama (May 19, 2000) Box Score
                                Alabama Softball
                             Penn State vs Alabama
                May 19, 2000 at Tempe, Ariz. (Farrington Stad.)

Penn State 4 (38-18)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Gulini rf................  4  1  1  0   1  0  1  0   0
Bianchini cf.............  5  1  1  0   0  1  0  0   1
Norton 1b................  4  1  1  3   0  0  9  0   1
Tripken 3b...............  3  0  2  1   1  0  5  5   0
Humphrey lf..............  3  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   1
Medellin 2b..............  4  0  2  0   0  0  2  1   1
Briz dh..................  4  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   1
Pracht ss................  3  0  1  0   1  0  4  1   2
 Shuplock pr.............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Kersey c.................  3  1  0  0   0  0  3  1   0
Kalp p...................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 McCann p................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Ambelang p..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 33  4  8  4   3  2 25  9   7

Alabama 5 (63-12)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Kretschman cf............  4  1  1  1   0  0  5  0   0
Olcott 2b................  4  0  1  0   0  0  5  0   0
Jones 1b.................  3  1  2  1   1  0 10  1   0
 DeBruin pr..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Prejean dh...............  3  1  0  0   1  1  0  0   1
Kyle rf..................  4  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   2
Frenier 3b...............  4  1  1  1   0  1  1  4   0
Reach ss.................  4  0  1  1   0  0  1  6   0
Askew c..................  3  1  1  1   1  0  3  0   1
P. White lf..............  3  0  0  0   0  1  2  0   1
Lindner p................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  2   0
 Bautista p..............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Laird p.................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 32  5  8  5   3  3 27 13   5

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Penn State.......... 000 040 000 -  4  8  0
Alabama............. 010 210 001 -  5  8  0
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Note: 1 out, 0 runners LOB when the game ended.

DP - Penn State 1. LOB - Penn State 7; Alabama 5. 2B - Pracht(7); Jones(9).
3B - Norton(2). HR - Kretschman(13); Jones(16); Frenier(7); Askew(5). SH -
Humphrey(2); Kersey(8).

Penn State             IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
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Kalp................  3.0  3  2  2  0  2 12 12
McCann..............  1.0  2  1  1  1  0  4  5
Ambelang............  4.1  3  2  2  2  1 16 18

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
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Lindner.............  4.2  3  3  3  3  2 16 20
Bautista............  0.1  2  1  1  0  0  3  3
Laird...............  4.0  3  0  0  0  0 14 15

Win - Laird (35-6).  Loss - Ambelang (13-6).  Save - None.
Umpires - HP: Norm Schimschat  1B: Jerry Baca  3B: Don McCombs
Start: 8:38   Time: 2:16   Attendance: 218
Game notes:
Game 2 of 2000 Regional for Alabama.
First ever meeting between Alabama and Penn State.
Kalp faced 1 batter in the 4th.
Game: BAMA76

Play-by-Play
                                Alabama Softball
                      Penn State vs Alabama - Play-by-Play
                May 19, 2000 at Tempe, Ariz. (Farrington Stad.)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Penn State.......... 000 040 000 -  4  8  0
Alabama............. 010 210 001 -  5  8  0
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Penn State starters: 14/rf Gulini; 10/cf Bianchini; 9/1b Norton; 29/3b Tripken;
33/lf Humphrey; 25/2b Medellin; 16/dh Briz; 7/ss Pracht; 5/c Kersey; 22/p Kalp;
Alabama starters: 21/cf Kretschman; 44/2b Olcott; 16/1b Jones; 8/dh Prejean;
18/rf Kyle; 11/3b Frenier; 3/ss Reach; 9/c Askew; 14/lf P. White; 23/p Lindner;

Penn State 1st - Gulini grounded out to ss. Bianchini struck out
looking. Norton grounded out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 1st - Kretschman grounded out to 2b. Olcott flied out to ss.
Jones doubled to right center. Prejean struck out looking. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Penn State 2nd - Tripken singled to left field. Humphrey out at first 3b
to 2b, SAC; Tripken advanced to second. Medellin singled to right field;
Tripken advanced to third. Briz struck out looking. Pracht flied out to 2b.
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Kyle out at first c to 2b. Frenier homered, RBI. Reach
flied out to ss. Askew grounded out to 3b. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0
LOB.

Penn State 3rd - Kersey flied out to cf. Gulini out at first 3b to 2b.
Bianchini grounded out to p. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - P. White struck out swinging. Kretschman popped up to ss.
Olcott grounded out to p. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Penn State 4th - Norton lined out to cf. Tripken walked. Humphrey
reached on a fielder's choice; Tripken out at second p to ss. Medellin grounded
out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 4th - Jones homered, RBI. McCann to p for Kalp. Prejean walked.
Kyle singled to right field; Prejean advanced to third. Frenier grounded out to
3b; Kyle advanced to second. Reach singled to right field, RBI; Kyle advanced
to third; Prejean scored. Askew lined into double play 3b to 1b; Reach out on
the play. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Penn State 5th - Briz flied out to cf. Pracht walked. Shuplock pinch ran
for Pracht. Kersey reached on a fielder's choice; Shuplock out at second ss to
2b. Gulini walked; Kersey advanced to second. Bianchini singled to center
field; Gulini advanced to second; Kersey advanced to third. Bautista to p for
Lindner. Norton tripled to right field, 3 RBI; Bianchini scored; Gulini scored;
Kersey scored. Tripken singled to left field, RBI; Norton scored. Humphrey
flied out to cf. 4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Pracht to ss for Shuplock. Ambelang to p for McCann. P.
White popped up to 2b. Kretschman homered, RBI. Olcott singled to left field.
Jones walked; Olcott advanced to second. DeBruin pinch ran for Jones. Prejean
grounded out to 3b; DeBruin advanced to second; Olcott advanced to third. Kyle
grounded out to ss. 1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Penn State 6th - Jones to 1b for DeBruin. Laird to p for Bautista.
Medellin popped up to 1b. Briz grounded out to ss. Pracht grounded out to 1b
unassisted. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 6th - Frenier struck out looking. Reach flied out to 3b. Askew
walked. P. White fouled out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Penn State 7th - Kersey grounded out to ss. Gulini singled, bunt.
Bianchini flied out to cf. Norton fouled out to lf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors,
1 LOB.

Alabama 7th - Kretschman fouled out to lf. Olcott flied out to 3b. Jones
flied out to ss. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Penn State 8th - Tripken fouled out to c. Humphrey grounded out to ss.
Medellin singled to second base. Briz grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0
errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 8th - Prejean lined out to 1b. Kyle flied out to rf. Frenier
grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Penn State 9th - Pracht doubled to right center. Kersey out at first 1b
to 2b, SAC; Pracht advanced to third. Gulini fouled out to 3b. Bianchini fouled
out to lf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 9th - Reach flied out to 3b. Askew homered, RBI. 1 run, 1
hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Line score

Alabama 5, Penn State 4 (May 19, 2000 at Tempe, Ariz.)
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Penn State.......... 000 040 000  -  4  8  0      (38-18)
Alabama............. 010 210 001  -  5  8  0      (63-12)
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Pitchers: Penn State - Kalp; McCann(4); Ambelang(5). Alabama - Lindner; Bautista(5); Laird(6).
Win-Laird(35-6)  Loss-Ambelang(13-6)  T-2:16  A-218
HR UA - Kretschman (13); Jones (16); Frenier (7); Askew (5).
Game notes:
Game 2 of 2000 Regional for Alabama.
First ever meeting between Alabama and Penn State.
Kalp faced 1 batter in the 4th.
Game: BAMA76