Michigan 2018 Softball World Series Capsule


Michigan Wolverines

Big Ten (43-11, 18-3)

Big Wins: 2/17 at Florida State (1-0), 3/2 vs Baylor (6-3), 3/2 vs Louisiana (3-1)
Bad Losses: 2/24 vs Virginia Tech (0-1), 3/23 at Iowa (3-4), 5/1 Western Michigan (2-8)
Coach: Carol Hutchins
Key Field Players:
Faith Canfield, Junior, UTL, .406 BA, 7 HR, 38 RBI
Tera  Blanco, Senior, P/1B, .355 BA, 10 HR, 42 RBI
Madison Uden, Sophomore, IF, .348 BA, 35 RBI
Katie Alexander, Junior, C, .316 BA, 5 HR, 23 RBI
Natalie Peters, Junior, OF, .311 BA, 22 RBI
Aidan Falk, Senior, UTL, .307 BA, 7 HR, 32 RBI
Haley Hoogenraad, Sophomore, OF, .307 BA, 23 RBI
Key Pitchers:
Meghan Beaubien, Freshman, P, 1.09 ERA, 32-4 W/L, 20 CG, 199.1 IP, 250 SO
Tera Blanco, Senior, P/1B, 1.98 ERA, 9-4 W/L, 2 CG, 92.0 IP, 86 SO
By the Numbers:
Batting Average: .310 (20th in nation, 2nd in conference)
Double Plays per Game: 0.15 (266, 13)
Doubles per Game: 1.38 (62, 5)
Earned Run Average: 1.32 (7, 1)
Fielding Percentage: .985 (2, 1)
Home Runs per Game: 0.81 (63, 5)
Scoring Offense: 5.64 (31, 4)
Slugging Percentage: .466 (34, 3)
Stolen Bases per Game: 1.17 (82, 5)
Triples per Game: 0.15 (144, 9)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2017Regionaldefeated Fresno State, lost to Washington, defeated Fresno State, eliminated by Washington
2016Regionaldefeated Valparaiso, defeated Miami (OH), defeated Notre Dame
2016Super Regionaldefeated Missouri
2016WCWSdefeated LSU, lost to Oklahoma, eliminated by Florida State
2015Regionaldefeated Oakland, defeated California, defeated Pittsburgh
2015Super Regionaldefeated Georgia
2015WCWSdefeated Alabama, defeated UCLA, defeated LSU
2015Championshiplost to Florida, defeated Florida, eliminated by Florida
2014Regionaldefeated San Diego State, lost to Arizona State, defeated San Diego State, defeated Arizona State, defeated Arizona State
2014Super Regionaldefeated Florida State, lost to Florida State, eliminated by Florida State
2013Regionaldefeated Valparaiso, defeated California, defeated California
2013Super Regionaldefeated Louisiana, lost to Louisiana, defeated Louisiana
2013WCWSlost to Oklahoma, defeated Arizona State, eliminated by Washington
2011Regionaldefeated Western Michigan, lost to Kentucky, defeated Notre Dame, eliminated by Kentucky
2010Regionaldefeated Wright State, defeated Notre Dame, defeated Notre Dame
2010Super Regionaleliminated by Tennessee
2009Regionaldefeated Miami (OH), defeated Notre Dame, defeated Notre Dame
2009Super Regionaldefeated Baylor
2009WCWSdefeated Alabama, lost to Florida, eliminated by Georgia
2008Regionaldefeated Wright State, defeated Notre Dame, defeated Kent State
2008Super Regionaleliminated by Virginia Tech
2007Regionaldefeated Eastern Michigan, defeated Louisville, defeated Oregon State
2007Super Regionaleliminated by Baylor
*all team stats through 5/6