Softball

    HOOSIERS START SEASON AT THE BAMA BASH

    Go Hoosiers!
    Go Hoosiers!

    Go Hoosiers!
    February 23, 1999

    HOOSIERS START SEASON AT THE BAMA BASH

    Game Information: The Hoosiers play at the Bama Bash hosted by the University of Alabama at Bowers Park in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Friday February 26 to Sunday February 28.

    Tournament Format: The tournament has two pools that play a round robin series. Then the teams are seeded by their finish in their pool for an eight team tournament in which everyone will play three games.

    Pool A
    Alabama
    McNeese State
    North Carolina
    Evansville

    Pool B
    INDIANA
    Drake
    Pittsburgh
    Southern Mississippi

    Friday, February 26
    Noon
    Evansville vs. McNeese State
    INDIANA vs. Drake

    2 p.m.
    Alabama vs. McNeese State
    INDIANA vs. Pittsburgh

    4 p.m.
    Alabama vs. North Carolina
    Pittsburgh vs. Southern Mississippi

    6 p.m.
    North Carolina vs. Evansville
    Drake vs. Southern Mississippi

    Saturday, February 27
    1 p.m.
    Alabama vs. Evansville
    INDIANA vs. Southern Mississippi

    1 p.m.
    North Carolina vs. McNeese State
    Pittsburgh vs. Drake

    3 p.m.
    Game 1: Pool A 1st vs. Pool B 4th
    Game 2: Pool B 2nd vs. Pool A 3rd
    Game 3: Pool B 1st vs. Pool A 4th
    Game 4: Pool A 2nd vs. Pool B 3rd

    Sunday, February 28
    11 a.m.
    Game 5: Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner
    Game 6: Game 3 winner vs. Game 4 winner
    Game 7: Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser
    Game 8: Game 3 loser vs. Game 4 loser

    1 p.m.
    3rd place: Game 5 loser vs. Game 6 loser
    5th place: Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner
    7th place: Game 7 loser vs. Game 8 loser
    Final: Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner

    Series Records: Of the other seven teams in the tournament, the Hoosiers have only played Evansville. IU has played the Aces 19 times and holds an 18-1, including a sweep of a doubleheader when they last met in 1997 (IU 4-6, UE 2-1).

    Head Coach Diane Stephenson... is in her 12th season as the Indiana head coach, with winning records in seven of her 11 seasons. Stephenson has accumulated a 341-263-3 (.564) career record, including a 147-128 (.534) record in Big Ten play. Her team made the NCAA Mideast Regional in 1994 and finished with a record of 49-16.

    1998 Hoosiers: IU finished the 1998 season with a 13-31-1 (7-16 Big Ten) record.

    Back to the top



     

     

      Check back soon
      Indiana Sports Properties