Southern Miss vs Alabama (May 27, 2000) Southern Miss vs Alabama (May 27, 2000) Box Score
                                Alabama Softball
                            Southern Miss vs Alabama
          May 27, 2000 at Oklahoma City, Okla. (Hall of Fame Stadium)

Southern Miss 3 (63-12)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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BERMAN ss................  2  1  0  0   2  0  4  0   0
COLLINS rf...............  3  2  1  0   1  0  0  0   1
STEVENS lf...............  3  0  1  0   0  0  4  1   0
JOHNSON p/dh.............  3  0  1  0   0  0  0  0   0
FORD 1b..................  3  0  1  3   0  0  1  0   0
PETERS c.................  3  0  0  0   0  1  8  1   0
GANT 2b..................  3  0  0  0   0  2  2  0   4
TANNER cf................  3  0  1  0   0  1  1  0   0
BLADES dh/p..............  2  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 EDWARDS ph..............  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
MARTIN 3b................  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
Totals................... 26  3  5  3   3  4 21  3   5

Alabama 0 (66-14)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Kretschman cf............  3  0  1  0   0  0  2  0   1
Olcott 2b................  2  0  1  0   1  0  2  2   0
Jones 1b.................  3  0  0  0   0  1  5  1   1
Prejean dh...............  3  0  1  0   0  2  0  0   0
Kyle rf..................  3  0  0  0   0  1  2  1   1
Reach ss.................  3  0  0  0   0  2  1  0   0
Askew c..................  2  0  0  0   0  0  5  0   0
Frenier 3b...............  2  0  1  0   0  1  2  0   0
P. White lf..............  2  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0
Bautista p...............  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Laird p.................  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
Totals................... 23  0  4  0   1  7 21  5   3

Score by Innings                  R  H  E
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Southern Miss....... 201 000 0 -  3  5  0
Alabama............. 000 000 0 -  0  4  0
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DP - Alabama 1. LOB - S. Miss 5; Alabama 3. SB - COLLINS(34); FORD(7);
Kretschman(43). CS - Olcott(3).

Southern Miss          IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
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JOHNSON.............  0.0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
BLADES..............  7.0  4  0  0  1  7 23 24

Alabama                IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF
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Bautista............  0.1  3  2  2  1  0  4  5
Laird...............  6.2  2  1  1  2  4 22 24

Win - BLADES (52-7).  Loss - Bautista (18-4).  Save - None.
WP - BLADES(24).
Umpires - HP: Kevin Davis  1B: Dan Morrow  3B: Lisa Harvey
Start: 7:00   Time: 1:49   Attendance: 3455
Game notes:
Alabama finishes tied for 5th in the World Series.
Kelly Kretschman broke the SEC Record for hits in a season with 102.
Game: WCWS3

Play-by-Play
                                Alabama Softball
                    Southern Miss vs Alabama - Play-by-Play
          May 27, 2000 at Oklahoma City, Okla. (Hall of Fame Stadium)


Score by Innings                  R  H  E
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Southern Miss....... 201 000 0 -  3  5  0
Alabama............. 000 000 0 -  0  4  0
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Southern Miss starters: 14/ss BERMAN; 2/rf COLLINS; 15/lf STEVENS; 55/p
JOHNSON; 18/1b FORD; 25/c PETERS; 6/2b GANT; 11/cf TANNER; 5/dh BLADES; 13/3b
MARTIN;
Alabama starters: 21/cf Kretschman; 44/2b Olcott; 16/1b Jones; 8/dh Prejean;
18/rf Kyle; 3/ss Reach; 9/c Askew; 11/3b Frenier; 14/lf P. White; 19/p
Bautista;

Southern Miss 1st - JOHNSON to dh. BLADES to p. BERMAN walked. COLLINS
singled to shortstop; BERMAN advanced to second. STEVENS singled, bunt; COLLINS
advanced to second; BERMAN advanced to third. JOHNSON flied out to ss. FORD
singled to center field, 2 RBI; STEVENS advanced to second; COLLINS scored;
BERMAN scored. Laird to p for Bautista. PETERS flied out to rf. GANT struck out
swinging. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 1st - Kretschman flied out to lf. Olcott walked. Olcott out at
second c to ss, caught stealing. Jones flied out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Southern Miss 2nd - TANNER struck out looking. BLADES fouled out to c.
BERMAN flied out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 2nd - Prejean struck out swinging. Kyle flied out to lf. Reach
struck out swinging, grounded out to c unassisted. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Southern Miss 3rd - COLLINS walked. STEVENS flied out to 3b. COLLINS
stole second. JOHNSON singled, advanced to second on the throw; COLLINS
advanced to third. FORD reached on a fielder's choice, RBI; JOHNSON advanced to
third; COLLINS scored. PETERS flied out to rf. FORD stole second. GANT struck
out swinging. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Alabama 3rd - Askew flied out to lf. Frenier singled to right field. P.
White fouled out to ss. Frenier advanced to second on a wild pitch. Kretschman
flied out to cf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Southern Miss 4th - TANNER singled to left field. BLADES flied into
double play 1b to rf to 2b; TANNER out on the play. BERMAN walked. COLLINS
grounded out to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Alabama 4th - Olcott singled, out at second lf to 2b. Jones grounded out
to p. Prejean singled to left field. Kyle struck out swinging. 0 runs, 2
hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Southern Miss 5th - STEVENS flied out to cf. JOHNSON fouled out to 3b.
FORD flied out to lf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 5th - Reach lined out to 3b. Askew fouled out to ss. Frenier
struck out looking. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Southern Miss 6th - PETERS struck out swinging. GANT grounded out to 1b
unassisted. TANNER flied out to cf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 6th - P. White fouled out to c. Kretschman singled to right
field. Olcott flied out to ss. Kretschman stole second. Jones struck out
swinging. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Southern Miss 7th - EDWARDS pinch hit for BLADES. EDWARDS flied out to
lf. BERMAN grounded out to 2b. COLLINS grounded out to p. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.

Alabama 7th - BLADES to p for EDWARDS. Prejean struck out looking. Kyle
lined out to lf. Reach struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.
Line score

Southern Miss 3, Alabama 0 (May 27, 2000 at Oklahoma City, Okla.)
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Southern Miss....... 201 000 0 -  3  5  0      (63-12)
Alabama............. 000 000 0 -  0  4  0      (66-14)
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Pitchers: Southern Miss - JOHNSON; BLADES(1). Alabama - Bautista; Laird(1).
Win-BLADES(52-7)  Loss-Bautista(18-4)  T-1:49  A-3455
Game notes:
Alabama finishes tied for 5th in the World Series.
Kelly Kretschman broke the SEC Record for hits in a season with 102.
Game: WCWS3