No. 3 Michigan posted several big innings, including a five-run first inning, to clinch its fourth straight NCAA Regional crown with a 10-3 decision over Pittsburgh on Sunday afternoon.
The No. 3-ranked University of Michigan softball team hammered out four home runs, including three to highlight a five-run fourth inning, and claimed a 9-1, six-inning victory over No. 19 California in NCAA Regional action on Saturday afternoon (May 16) at the Wilpon Complex, home of Alumni Field.
For the sixth time and the first time since 2005, Michigan swept the Big Ten regular season and postseason titles.
Four Big Ten teams were selected to the 2015 NCAA Softball Tournament, as announced on the NCAA Selection Show Sunday night.
Michigan junior Sierra Lawrence has developed into one of the top outfielders in the Big Ten conference.
Michigan sophomore Megan Betsa has been nearly unhittable this season for the Wolverines.