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Live updates: 2023 Women's College World Series

Tennessee vs. Alabama: 2023 Women's College World Series highlights
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6:01 pm, June 2, 2023

๐Ÿฟ Washington and Utah trading runs

After a scoreless first inning, the second provided the drama. 

Utah got it started with an RBI after Kendall Lundberg doubled to right. In the bottom of the inning, Washington took the lead with a two-run homer from Rylee Holtorf. That marked Holtorf's fifth home run of the season โ€” three against the Utes.  

These two teams have met each other five times this year including today's outing. A tight, back-and-forth affair could be in store for the rest of the game. 

4:57 pm, June 2, 2023

Washington vs. Utah kicks of WCWS Day 2

Washington softball

Thanks to a weather delay yesterday we've got even more action here on WCWS Day 2 as No. 7 Washington battles No. 15 Utah.ย 

The winner will advance to play No. 3 Florida State Saturday, June 3 at 7 p.m. ET. Meanwhile the loser will face No. 6 Oklahoma State later this evening at 9:30 p.m. in a single elimination matchup.ย 

4:28 am, June 2, 2023

WCWS Day 1 scores and Day 2 schedule

Tennessee celebrates after a homerun

All three of the higher seeds cruised through opening round matchups on the first day of the 2023 Women's College World Series.ย 

In the first game of the tournament, No. 4 Tennessee exploded for 10 runs in a three inning span to roll past SEC foe No. 5 Alabama, 10-5. Top-overall seed Oklahoma followed with a 2-0 win over No. 9 Stanford to extend their record winning streak to 49 games. The final game of the night was delayed due to inclement weather in the Oklahoma City area. After another delay in the middle of the game, No. 3 Florida State woke up offensively and dominated No. 6 Oklahoma State, winning 8-0 in six innings.

The scheduled nightcap between No. 7 Washington and No. 15 Utah was postponed until 1 p.m. ET on Friday. The winner of this game will meet Florida State while the loser will face Oklahoma State in an elimination game.ย 

Thursday's scores and stats

Friday's schedule

4:23 am, June 2, 2023

Florida State mercy rules Oklahoma State ๐Ÿ‘€

The Florida State Seminoles were unfazed by a nearly two hour rain delay in game three of the 2023 Women's College World Series, beating Oklahoma State 8-0. The Noles' big hit came from Kaley Mudge, whose fourth inning three-run homerun gave the ACC Champions a 7-0 lead over No. 6 Oklahoma State. Jahni Kerr's infield single finished the deal for FSU, as they walked off to win 8-0 in six innings.

Kathryn Sandercock was dominant in the circle for No. 3 Florida State. She continued her dominant tournament, firing 5 shutout innings.

Florida State will face the winner of No. 7 Washington vs. No. 15 Utah, while Oklahoma State will face the loser in an elimination game.ย 

4:01 am, June 2, 2023

Washington-Utah game time set โฐ

Game four of the 2023 Women's College World Series between No. 7 Washington and No. 15 Utah is set for 1 pm on Friday. This game, originally scheduled for Thursday, was postponed after the game before was delayed nearly two hours by weather.

The winner of Washington and Utah will meet Florida State, while the loser will face Oklahoma State in an elimination game.

3:39 am, June 2, 2023

FSU is rolling ๐Ÿข๐Ÿ”ฅ

Kaley Mudge's three-run homer puts the exclamation mark on a big inning for No. 3 Florida State. They lead No. 6 Oklahoma State 7-0 after four innings.

2:49 am, June 2, 2023

๐Ÿ”™ Florida State vs. Oklahoma State has resumed

Thursday's third game has resumed after a nearly two-hour lightning delay. Game coverage has shifted to ESPN2. Florida State leads 2-0 in the top of the third inning behind Michaela Edenfield's first inning two-run homer.

1:12 am, June 2, 2023

Game three set to resume at 10:55 ET, Washington-Utah postponed until Friday

Florida State-Oklahoma State is set to resume play at 10:55 p.m. ET. It is the top of the third inning with Florida State leading 2-0. Thursday's nightcap between Utah and Washington has been postponed until Friday at a time TBD. Updates will be provided when possible.

12:12 am, June 2, 2023

Florida State-Oklahoma State is underway

After an 80-minute weather delay, No. 3 Florida State meets No. 6 Oklahoma State in game three of the opening day of the 2023 Women's College World Series.

10:09 pm, June 1, 2023

โšก๏ธ New start time for FSU vs. OSU after weather warning

Florida State and Oklahoma State will face off at a new time, 8:20 p.m. ET, after thunderstorms and lightning in the Oklahoma City area delayed the original start time.

9:27 pm, June 1, 2023

Oklahoma shuts out Stanford ๐Ÿ™Œ

The Oklahoma Sooners won their 49th consecutive game with a 2-0 win over No. 9 Stanford in the opening round of the 2023 Women's College World Series.

Stanford's Nijaree Canady kept the Sooners potent offense quiet until Oklahoma's all-American Jayda Coleman broke the scoreless tie with a two-run, two-out single in the bottom of the fifth inning.

Jordy Bahl was fantastic in the circle for No. 1 Oklahoma. She threw a complete game shutout, limiting Stanford to just five hits, while striking out 11 Cardinal hitters.

Oklahoma moves on to face No. 4 Tennessee Saturday, while Stanford will face No. 5 Alabama in an elimination game on Friday.

8:55 pm, June 1, 2023

๐Ÿ‘€ Oklahoma strikes first

It took until the bottom of the fifth inning, but the game's first run scores on Jayda Coleman's two-out, two-strike base hit that scored two Sooners.

Nijaree Canady had been brilliant in the circle for Stanford, but after five innings, her Cardinal are down 2-0.

6:52 pm, June 1, 2023

Tennessee runs past Alabama

Tennessee softball

No. 4 Tennessee took down No. 5 Alabama 10-5 to open the Women's College World Series.ย 

The Lady Vols notched 12 hits, including two home runs.ย 

Next, the Vols will face the winner of No. 1 Oklahoma vs. No. 9 Stanford while Alabama will match up with the loser of that game tomorrow.ย 

5:21 pm, June 1, 2023

โ˜„๏ธ Tennessee bats on fire

Through four innings, Tennessee is on fire, leading Alabama 10-2. 

The Lady Vols got the fun started in the second inning in the second. The Crimson Tide got a couple on the board to cut the Vols lead to 4-2 before Tennessee's bats added space. In the third, the Vols scored two runs including freshman Jamison Brockenbrough's second career home run. 

They continued in the fourth with four more runs, including a three-run homer in the bottom of the fourth by Rylie West.